Latvian model who made his debut on the men's fall runway for fashion designer Valentino. He has also modeled for brands such as Gucci, Dior, and Louis Vuitton, among others. He landed a spot on Models.com's Top 50 Male Models list.
He started modeling with Elite Milan at the age of 19.
He initially worked as a bartender and some customer told him he should try modeling, which sparked his interest.
He was born in Ogre, Lativa. He grew up playing ice hockey until he injured his knee.
He has modeled for known fashion designer Jil Sander.