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Economic Diplomacy

The Embassy follows and reports on US economic-financial developments, the domestic political agenda, sectorial policies incl. climate/energy, food/agriculture, and the maritime sector, and foreign economic policy, incl. international trade policy, and promotes Danish policy positions and initiatives. It is a central task for the Embassy, to facilitate Danish foreign economic policy, promote US-Danish intergovernmental sectorial policy cooperation to enhance the transatlantic economic relationship as well as mediating political and regulatory framework conditions in the US for Danish export and trade related economic growth in Denmark.


Mr. Klaus Juel Werner
Minister Counselor
Tel: (202) 797-5368


Mr. Morten Cass Skrøjer
Counselor & Senior Advisor

(US Domestic Policy)
Tel: (202) 797-5358


Ms. Mette Kanstrup Petry
Minister Counselor (Finance)
Tel: (202) 797-5355

Mr. Troels Vensild
Minister Counselor

(Agriculture & Food)
Tel: (202) 797-5341


Ms. Christiane Lauritzen
Advisor (Economic Diplomacy)
Tel: (202) 797-5367