Edgar Savisaar, Mayor of Tallinn
Edgar Savisar was born 31 May 1950 in Harju, Estonia. He graduated history in 1973 at Tartu University.
Before the independence of Estonia, Savisar worked in the municipality of Tallinn in the Department of Planning, and then as Minister for Economic Affairs. He was elected as Prime Minister of the Republic of Estonia in 1990, and in 1995 he served as Minister of Internal Affairs. From 1996-1999. he was a president of the Assembly of the Municipality of Tallinn, and from 2001-2004. years he served as mayor of Tallinn. He was Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications stations in 2005; performs this function until 2007, when again he was elected as mayor of Tallinn. Was re-elected to the same position in 2009 and 2013.
He speaks English, German, Russian.