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Department of Trade, Export & 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 and medical devices 
  • Defense, Homeland Security and other government related markets and industries  
  • The World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank 
  • Network building between Danish and American companies 
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries

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

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


Try networking over the Atlantic!

American Danish Business Council

The American-Danish Business Council is an 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.



Mr. Jess Møller Knudsen
Trade Counselor
Tel: (202) 797-5326


Mr. Troels Vensild

Minister Counselor, Agriculture & Food

Tel: (202) 797-5314


Ms. Elizabeth Dempsey Becker
Senior Commercial Advisor, Health & Life Sciences
Tel: (202) 797-5310 


Mr. Niels Vilstrup

Senior Commercial Advisor, District Energy

Tel: (202) 797-5314


Mr. Christopher Michael Voell

Advisor, Biogas

Tel: (202) 797-5324


Mr. James Glennie

Senior Commercial Advisor

Tel: (202) 797-5323


Ms. Tine Hasling Rasmussen

Commercial Advisor, Agriculture & Food

Tel: (202) 797-5311


Ms. Louise Hansen

Junior Commercial Advisor, Waste, Recycling and Biogas

Tel: (202) 704-8728


Mr. Mathias Ohlsen Nielsen

Junior Commercial Advisor

Tel: (202) 797-5352


Mr. Michael Skytt Guldbrandtsen

Energy Advisor

Tel: (202) 797-5331


Ms. Kirstine Tambour Kristensen

Compliance Officer

Tel: (202) 797-5315