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EMBASSY OF FINLAND, Washington, D.C.
CONSULATES GENERAL OF FINLAND, New York and Los Angeles

  • Embassy of Finland, Washington
    Tel. +1-202-298 5800, sanomat.was@formin.fi
  • Consulate General of Finland, New York
    Tel. +1-212-750 4400, sanomat.nyc@formin.fi
  • Consulate General of Finland, Los Angeles
    Tel. +1-310-203 9903, sanomat.los@formin.fi
  • Contacts
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Embassy of Finland, Washington

Countries:

United States, American Samoa

Office hours:

Mon-Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Customer service:

Customer service by appointment only Mon-Wed 9:00 am -12:00 pm
Telephone inquiries: Mondays and Wednesdays 1.00 pm -3.00 pm

Holidays, when the embassy is closed

Telephone exchange:

  • +1 202 298 5800

Fax:

  • fax +1 202 298 6030

Email:

Visiting address, postal address:

Embassy of Finland
3301 Massachusetts Avenue NW
 WASHINGTON, D.C., 20008
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Ambassador's Office

Ambassador's Office
Kirsti Kauppi
  • Ambassador
  • Head of Mission
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5801
Tarja Aarnio
  • Departmental Secretary
  • Secretary to the Head of Mission
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5802
Tarja Thatcher
  • Executive Assistant
  • Social Secretary
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5819

Minister's Office

Minister's Office
Antti Vänskä
  • Minister
  • Deputy Head of Mission
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5803
Jaakko Lehtovirta
  • Senior Adviser
  • ACUS
  • tel. work +358 295 351 784
Lotta Suomi
  • Assistant, secretary
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5804

Political Affairs

Political Affairs
Sirpa Nyberg
  • Team Leader, political affairs
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5813
Heikki Hietala
  • Counsellor
  • Desk Officer
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5809
Sara Stenroos
  • Second Secretary
  • Desk Officer, political affairs
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5811
Jonna Lehti
  • Assistant
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5832
  • tel. work +1 202 683 0864

Political-Military Affairs

Political-Military Affairs
Rasmus Hindrén
  • Senior Specialist
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5812

External Economic Relations

External Economic Relations Affairs
Heli Hyypiä
  • Desk Officer
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5814
Eveliina Sterling
  • Assistant, financial affairs, trade policy
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5828

Media and Cultural Affairs

Media and Cultural Affairs
Katharina Bäckman
  • Desk Officer, cultural affairs
  • tel. +1 202 298 5823
Helena Häkäri
  • Attaché, Administrative Affairs
  • Coordinator, cultural affairs
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5822
Helena Liikanen-Renger
  • Press Counselor
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5820
Satu Järveläinen
  • Coordinator, communications
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5821
Laura Raninen
  • Assistant, culture, communications
  • tel. +1 202 298 5824

Consular and Administrative Affairs

Consular and Administrative Affairs
Kirsi-Marja Sivén
  • Attaché, Administrative Affairs
  • Team Leader, administrative services
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5827
Susanna Kangas
  • Consular Services Assistant
Lilian Bitar
  • Departmental Secretary
  • Administrative Officer, information management
Lotta Riikonen
  • Office Administrator, financial administration matters
Aija Tuhkanen
  • Office Administrator, financial administration matters
Päivi Korhonen
  • Team Leader
  • financial administration matters
Mika Laitinen
  • Chief Office Caretaker
  • Property Management and Office Services Attendant
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5848
Alexander Dela Cruz
  • Driver
Jukka Korhonen
  • Office Services Attendant
Antti Tuhkanen
  • Office Services Attendant
  • Property Management Worker

Office of the Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché

Office of the Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché
Pekka Toveri
  • Defence, Military, Naval and Air Attaché, Brigadier General
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5805
Jussi Kaukonpoika Jämsén
  • Deputy Defence Attaché
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5806
Janne Jokinen
  • Assistant Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché, Lieutenant colonel
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5804
Liisa Rutanen
  • Assistant
  • tel. work +1 202 298 5807

Personnel of the Ambassador's residence

Personnel of the Ambassador's residence
Hannu Hakkinen
  • Maintenance Worker, caretaker, gardener
Arto Uusitalo
  • Catering and Housekeeping Supervisor
Marisa Villanueva
  • Catering and Housekeeping Attendant, housekeeper
Minda Vitalicio
  • Catering and Housekeeping Supervisor

Interns

Interns

Janni Autere
  • Trainee
Oona Honkimaa
  • Trainee
Lotta Kyyriäinen
Teemu Vaarakallio
  • Trainee
Ville Valkama
  • Trainee

Business Finland

Iina Peltonen
  • Commercial Counsellor
  • tel. +1 202 460 0606

Team Finland

Ilkka Turunen
  • Senior Specialist, higher education and science policy
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Updated 12/8/2018


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