Agu joined eGA’s cybersecurity team in 2017 and contributes to the development of the National Cyber Security Index, ncsi.ega.ee and other cyber security projects.
He has more than 10 years of expertise in cybersecurity and development of national IT systems. He coordinated and managed the development of the national health information system at the Estonian eHealth Foundation. He also managed, coordinated and supervised the activities of the cybersecurity department at the IT and Development Centre of the Estonian Ministry of the Interior. He has also worked as Deputy Director General at the Citizenship and Migration Board of Estonia.
He has excellent knowledge and hands on expertise in the development of e-health systems, Estonian ID card (personal identification smart card) project; visa information system (VIS), Schengen information system (SIS), EURODAC and other related information systems. Moreover, he is an experienced lecturer in cybersecurity and IT infrastructure.
He holds a Master’s degree in physics from the University of Tartu and has worked as a scientist in the National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics.
Agu speaks Estonian, English and Russian.