Martin Hurt, a former Estonian Ministry of Defence official, has joined the team of research fellows at the International Centre for Defence and Security Studies (ICDS) in Tallinn, Estonia.
His areas of research will include developments in NATO and the EU, as well as national security and defence related topics in the Nordic-Baltic region.
Hurt has served on various positions at the Estonian Ministry of Defence since 2002. Between 2010-2016 he worked at ICDS as a Research Fellow and Deputy Director. Prior to re-joining ICDS Hurt worked as Defence Counsellor to the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to NATO (2016-2019). Read more.