Urmas Kruuse
Get Urmas Kruuse essential facts below. View Videos or join the Urmas Kruuse discussion. Add Urmas Kruuse to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Urmas Kruuse

Urmas Kruuse
Urmas Kruuse (crop).jpg
Urmas Kruuse in 2021
Minister of Rural Affairs

26 January 2021
Kaja Kallas
Arvo Aller

9 April 2015 - 23 November 2016
Taavi Rõivas
Ivari Padar
(as Minister of Agriculture)
Martin Repinski
Minister of Health and Labour

26 March 2014 - 30 March 2015
Taavi Rõivas
Taavi Rõivas
(as Minister of Social Affairs)
Rannar Vassiljev
Mayor of Tartu

26 April 2007 - 26 March 2014
Laine Jänes
Urmas Klaas
Personal details
Born (1965-07-14) 14 July 1965 (age 56)
Elva, Estonia
Political partyReform Party
Alma materInternational University Audentes

Urmas Kruuse (born 14 July 1965) is an Estonian politician who has been the Minister of Rural Affairs since 2021.[1] From 2014 to 2015, he was the Minister of Health and Labour. He is member of the Estonian Reform Party.

Early life

Kruuse graduated from Elva Secondary School and obtained the speciality of business management at International University Audentes. From 1997 to 1999, he worked as sales manager at Siberry Rebase Hulgiladu and from 1999 to 2002, as sales manager of Kesko Food AS. Kruuse has also been active as a freelance musician and has worked as a warehouse operator of Tallinna Tööstuskaubastu.

Political career

From 2002 to 2007, Kruuse was the Mayor of his hometown Elva and from 2007 to 2014, the Mayor of Tartu.[2]

Kruuse became the Minister of Health and Labour in Taavi Rõivas' first cabinet on 26 March 2014 and the Minister of Rural Affairs on 9 April 2015 in Taavi Rõivas' second cabinet.[3]

References

  1. ^ "New Estonian government assumes office". ERR. 9 April 2015. Retrieved 2015.
  2. ^ "Urmas Kruuse" (in Estonian). Tartu linn. Retrieved 2010.
  3. ^ Urmas Kruuse on the website of Estonian Government (Accessed 21 April 2014)

External links

Political offices
Preceded by
Aare Anderson
Mayor of Elva
2002-2007
Succeeded by
Reno Laidre
Preceded by
Laine Jänes
Mayor of Tartu
2007-2014
Succeeded by
Urmas Klaas
Preceded by
Taavi Rõivas
as Minister of Social Affairs
Minister of Health and Labour
2014-2015
Succeeded by
Rannar Vassiljev
Preceded by
Ivari Padar
as Minister of Agriculture
Minister of Rural Affairs
2015-2016
Succeeded by
Martin Repinski
Preceded by
Arvo Aller
Minister of Rural Affairs
2021-present
Incumbent

  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Urmas_Kruuse
 



 



 
Music Scenes