TECH IMPLEMENTATION IN GOVERNMENT
Since 2007, Kalle has been an active member of the Estonian parliament, making him one of the youngest members ever elected. Additionally, Kalle has served as a Chairman of the European Union Affairs Committee, Vice- Chairman of the Environment Committee and a member of the Economic Committee.
He has bee responsible for implementing the 3rd energy package on a gas market in Estonia, as well as opening the electricity market. He’s spending a lot of time in his parliamentary work to promote e-governance in Estonia and abroad. Estonia has decided to embrace disruptive technologies and Kalle Palling has played a major role in drafting and negotiating the rules for many sectors.
The latest success was a new law that took in to effect last week that regulates ride-sharing companies like Uber & Taxify to operate in Estonia on the books. It’s one of the first times this has happened anywhere in Europe.
Kalle Palling has also worked as a member of the supervisory board at Eesti Energia (Enefit), an international energy company, that operates in the energy market of the Baltic and Nordic countries. Also as a member of the supervisory board at Tallinn Airport and Estonian Environmental Research Center.
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