Ergo has exceptional competences in diverse areas. He is a graduate of the Estonian Business School (EBS) international management program, specializing in management and marketing. He has over 15 years of diverse experience in top management positions and in international partnerships in electronics, building materials and foods. Of this he devoted 7 years with his team to creating and developing the Veski Mati brand, which was awarded recognition as the best known dry goods brand. Ergo has continued to augment his education at the EBS Management Center including proficiency in adult education and mentoring entrepreneurs. He is certified as an internal auditor of management systems for health and safety at work and for environmental and quality control,.
Ergo’s personal capabilities include very good skills in leadership, strategic thinking and in comprehending the big picture. Motivated by a strong desire for achievement he is committed to accomplish results and is continually setting more challenging goals for himself and the organization he is leading. Ergo’s values include trustworthiness and open, stress-free communication as essential for creating a good work environment and team spirit. He has a high tolerance for work-related stress. He knows how to effectively exercise influence with a firm but friendly manner in order to bring out strengths of people and fully engage his team.
Sport has always been an essential part of Ergo’s life: it is his way of resting. He works out in his health club 2 to 3 times a week and bicycles as well. His Endomondo and Strava accounts provide evidence of his devotion to fitness. In 2016 he spent 313 hours in fitness training and covered 4636 km. Since the fall of 2016 he is the group leader for team training in bicycling at Tervisesport.
In the FranklinCovey Estonia team Ergo focuses on the following areas:
- Project Management
- The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People