ABOUT HANNO PEVKUR
Hanno Pevkur (b. 1977) has been a volleyball enthusiast since a young age. A lifelong fan, he played the sport throughout his childhood and continues to do so to this day, as much as time allows!
On the governing side, Hanno became President of the Estonian Volleyball Federation in 2012, a position he has remained in since. Additionally, he currently serves as CEV Vice-President for Development, also sitting on the FIVB Board.
Away from volleyball, Hanno has led a successful career as a politician in Estonia, previously serving in City Government and advisory roles, before becoming a MP in 2007. When in parliament, he as quickly promoted to serve as the Minister for Social Affairs (2009-12), Minister of Justice (2012-14) and Minister of the Interior (2014-16). With such positions, Hanno frequently represented Estonia at the European Union and has developed support across the continent for his candidature.
Hanno Pevkur is married and has two children – a son and a daughter.