Toomas Lukk
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to the Kingdom of Sweden

Curriculum Vitae
Born:   17 June 1962 (Tapa, ESTONIA)


1980    Graduated from secondary school in Tallinn

1985    Graduated from Tartu University, Faculty of Biology and Geography, Institute of Geography

1991    Central European University, environmental sciences and policies

1992 – 1993 Leiden University, the Netherlands (marine research, climate change)

Since 1993 Other education: participation in seminars, conferences, training on international affairs, preventive diplomacy, confidence and security building measures, etc.

Work experience:     

1985 – 1993   Estonian Academy of Science

1993 – 1996   MFA of Estonia, Political Department, International Organizations

1996 – 1999   Permanent Mission of Estonia to the United Nation, New York

1999 – 2002   MFA, Division of security policy and arms control

2002 – 2006   Ambassador of Estonia to the Republic of Latvia

2006 – 2008   MFA, Director of Eastern Europe (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus), Caucasus and Central Asia

2008 – 2012   Ambassador of Estonia to Georgia and Armenia (Resident in Tbilisi)

2012 – 2016   Ambassador of Estonia to the People´s Republic of China (residing in Beijing)

2012 – 2016   Ambassador of Estonia to Mongolia and to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (residing in Beijing)

2016 – 2018   MFA, Director of Asia-Pacific, Australia, Africa, Latin America, Middle-East

2018 – 2022   Ambassador of Estonia to Canada

2022               Ambassador of Estonia to Sweden


Marital status:  married, two sons

Decorations:     Order of the Three Stars, Third Class (Latvia)

                            Order of the White Star, Fourth Class (Estonia)