Vootele Veldre joined Praxis as an analyst in 2010. Vootele’s mission is to build bridges between health policy, employment policy and social policy and to bring attention to the issues that have stayed out of the public eye or are marginalised, e.g. accommodating society and work life for disabled people, employment and support system for people with mental health problems, participation in work life with chronic illness.
Vootele has a psychology degree from the University of Tartu. He has previously worked at Statistics Estonia and the Estonian Health Insurance Fund.