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Meet the Ambassador

H.E. Lars Gert Lose is the Danish Ambassador to the United States. The Ambassador represents the government of Denmark in the United States.


Lars Gert Lose is the current Ambassador of Denmark to the United States.  Prior to arriving in Washington he held the position as Permanent Under-Secretary of State, where he served as Chief Adviser on Foreign Affairs to Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt.

Ambassador Lose have had a long career within the Danish Foreign Ministry. He started his career in 1997 by becoming Head of Section in the EU Coordination Office. Since then, he has held a range of high-level positions within the MFA: such as Private Secretary to Minister for Foreign Affairs Per Stig Møller (2004-2008) and Head of the Foreign Minister’s Office (2008-2011).



Mr. Lars Gert Lose
Chief of Mission

Twitter: @LarsLose


Ms. Nina Severin 
Senior Executive Assistant to the Ambassador
Tel: (202) 797-5356
Fax: (202) 328-1470



Press Inquiries


Department of Press, Culture & Public Diplomacy


Mr. Rasmus Strøyer Christophersen

Head of Public Diplomacy, Press & Culture

Tel: (202) 797-5362


Ms. Lone Kanaskie

Program & Event Manager

Tel: (202) 797-5320


Ms. Emma Tram

Trainee (Press & New Media)

Tel: (202) 705-5777

Ms. Sarah Emilie Silberbrandt
Trainee (Public Diplomacy & Culture)

Tel. (202) 304-0402

Ms. Louise Boe Weis Jensen
Trainee (Public Diplomacy & Export Promotion)

Tel. (202) 230-6530