The Minister of Defence is responsible for the organization of national defence in the Republic of Estonia. He heads the Ministry of Defence and is responsible on governing national defence and any issues that may pertain to it.
He creates the basic environment and transparent process for the fulfillment of national defence strategic goals, organizational development and economic parameters, all through efficient and open communication. He gives directions and guidelines to the undersecretaries, personnel department and the head of strategic communications as well as ministry advisors. He coordinates the activities of state agencies administered by the Ministry.
The Undersecretary for Defence Investments coordinates the procurement department and the infrastructure department. At an international level, the Undersecretary for Defence Investments fulfills the role of National Armaments Director. Curriculum Vitae (242.69 KB, PDF)
Undersecretary for Legal and Administrative Affairs
The Undersecretary for Legal and Administrative Affairs coordinates the legal department, security and administration department, IT department, records department and the cyber policy department. Curriculum Vitae (203.29 KB, PDF)