Digital Jersey has appointed the Digital Policy Adviser for the Government of Estonia, Siim Sikkut, as its newest Special Adviser. The appointment was made by the body to support its goals of enabling Jersey as a digital society and developing the island’s digital economy.
During the evolution of Estonia as a leading digital jurisdiction in recent years, Siim has played a key role by helping to plan and carry out the policies and strategies for the country’s pioneering eGovernment programme, while overseeing the collaborative relationships across government and private sector. In addition to this role, another experience that provided Siim with transferrable insight is his position as a Board Member for the eGovernance Academy, an independent consultancy organisation which has transferred eGov knowledge and best practice to over 50 countries across the world.
Siim Sikkut, commented:
“I’m excited to have the opportunity to contribute towards