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Department for Trade, Export and Innovation

Welcome to the Trade, Export and Innovation Section of the Embassy

The Embassy of Denmark in Washington, D.C. has a highly specialized commercial expertise in the following areas:

  • Health care, pharmaceuticals, medical devices 
  • Defense, Homeland Security and other government related markets and industries  
  • The World Bank & the Inter-American Development Bank 
  • Network building between Danish and American companies 
  • Food, Agriculture and Fisheries

Please contact our staff listed in the contact box. We are here to assist, help and promote.

For more information about Danish trade and investment promotion activities in the United States, click here.


Also try Networking over the Atlantic !

American Danish Business Council

The American-Danish Business Council is a unique, transatlantic networking community for companies on both sides of the ocean. For more information about the ADBC, click here - or call +1 202 797 5326.


Ms. Lina Gandløse Hansen
Tel: (202) 797-5326
Fax: (202) 328-1470


Ms. Anna de Klauman
Minister Counselor and Team Leader
Food, Agriculture and Agroindustry
Tel.: (202) 390-0846


Ms. Elizabeth Dempsey Becker
Senior Advisor
Health and Life Sciences
Tel: (202) 797-5310
Fax: (202) 328-1470 


Mr. Andrew Kessler

Senior Commercial Advisor

Energy and Environment

Tel: (202) 234 4300

Fax: (202) 328-1470



Mr. Jakob Bjerregaard

Senior Advisor

Tel: (202) 797-5314

Fax: (202) 328-1470


Mr. Niels Frederik Malskær

Junior Commercial Advisor

Tel (202) 797-5318


Mr. Christian Frederiksen
American-Danish Business Council
Tel: (202) 465-0848


Mr. Thor Eriksen
Trade and Export Promotion
Tel: (202) 531-8738