Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to Germany


Curriculum Vitae

1964, Rakvere, Estonia

  • 1989 MA University of Tartu (English Language and Literature)
Employment record:
  • 1989–1990 employed in the private sector
  • 1991–1993 Economic Policy Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Counsellor and Trade Negotiator
  • 1993–1996 Embassy in Sweden, Counsellor
  • 1996–1997 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Director General of the Economic Policy Department
  • 1997–2003 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Undersecretary for European Integration
  • 1998–2003 Deputy Head of the Estonian Delegation for European Union Accession Negotiations (Chief Negotiator)
  • 2003–2006 Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe
  • 2007–2010 Ambassador to the Kingdom of Sweden
  • 2011–2015 Secretary General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 2015–2019  Ambassador to the Republic of France. Side accreditations: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD, since 2017), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO, since 2018)
  • 2015–           Side accreditations: Principality of Monaco, Republic of Tunisia
  • 2019–           Ambassador to the Republic of Germany (designated)