|Minister of Rural Affairs|
26 January 2021
9 April 2015 - 23 November 2016
(as Minister of Agriculture)
|Minister of Health and Labour|
26 March 2014 - 30 March 2015
(as Minister of Social Affairs)
|Mayor of Tartu|
26 April 2007 - 26 March 2014
|Born||14 July 1965|
|Political party||Reform Party|
|Alma mater||International University Audentes|
Urmas Kruuse (born 14 July 1965) is an Estonian politician who has been the Minister of Rural Affairs since 2021. From 2014 to 2015, he was the Minister of Health and Labour. He is member of the Estonian Reform Party.
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.