Marit Lani develops and manages international cooperation projects at the e-Governance Academy. She has been involved in creating national digital governance roadmaps and implementing interoperability frameworks. She also manages the National Cyber Security Index database and coordinates communication with stakeholders.

In addition, she is responsible for the coordination of the quality management system (ISO 9001:2015) and the implementation of the document management system at eGA.

In her previous jobs, she gained a comprehensive understanding of European cooperation programmes. Working at the Ministry of the Interior, she was involved in preparing various European territorial cooperation programmes at the national level and was in charge of the related communication activities. Afterwards, she moved to Germany to work for the INTERREG IVC programme as an information point coordinator, providing advice to applicants on project development, assessing applications and monitoring approved projects. She also coordinated the e-government services project cluster and implemented the programme’s communication strategy.

Marit holds a Master‘s degree in Public Management from the University of Tartu.

Marit speaks Estonian, English and Finnish as well as some German and French.