Embassy Staff

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    Ambassador Björn Lyrvall Photo: Embassy of Sweden

The staff at the Embassy of Sweden in Washington, D.C. includes the following persons:

Ambassador Björn Lyrvall

Ms Anne-Charlotte Wetterwik
Assistant to the Ambassador
Phone: (202) 467-2611
Email: ambassaden.washington-ambassadorsoffice@gov.se

Ms Pernilla Scott
Social Secretary to the Ambassador
Phone: (202) 467-2652
Email: pernilla.scott@gov.se

Mr. Göran Lithell 
Deputy Chief of Mission
Phone: (202) 467-2612
Email: goran.lithell@gov.se

Ms Christina Hoffman
Assistant to the DCM
Phone: (202) 467-2613
Email: christina.hoffman@gov.se

Political Affairs

Ms Anna Hammarlund Blixt
Counselor, Head of Political Affairs    
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: anna.hammarlund-blixt@gov.se

Mr. Benjamin Escaig
Phone: (202) 467-2616
Email: benjamin.escaig@gov.se

Ms Johanna Lindquist 
Phone: (202) 467-2623
Email: johanna.lindquist@gov.se

Mr. Johan Raeder
Defense Advisor
Phone: (202) 467-2617
Email: johan.raeder@gov.se 

Mr. Bengt Sundelius
Special Advisor
Phone: (202) 467-2647
Email: bengt.sundelius@gov.se

Interns, Political Affairs
Phone: (202) 467-2600

Trade and Economic Affairs

Mr. Andreas von Uexküll
Minister Counselor, Head of Trade and Economic Affairs 
Phone: (202) 467-2620
Email: andreas.von-uexkull@gov.se

Mr. Andreas Ershammar
Phone: (202) 467-2621
Email: andreas.ershammar@gov.se

Mr. Johan Rydberg
Phone: (202) 467-2650
Email: johan.rydberg@gov.se

Ms Emma Nilsson
Phone:(202) 467-2624
Email: emma.nilsson@gov.se

Ms Eva Hunnius Ohlin
Environmental Technology Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2670
Email: eva.hunnius-ohlin@gov.se

Ms Jenny Majidyar (on parental leave until August 2017)
Phone: (202) 467-2629

Ms Andrea Sköldberg Gurney (covering for Jenny Majidyar)
Phone: (202) 467-2629 
Email: andrea.skoldberg.gurney@gov.se

Intern, Trade and Economic Affairs
Phone: (202) 467-2600

Office for Defense Industry Cooperation

Mr. Ola Alfredsson
Counselor for Defense Industry Cooperation
Phone: (202) 467-2680
Email: ola.alfredsson@swedishembassy.org

Mr. Nils Johansson
Senior Advisor, Defense Industry Cooperation
Phone: (202) 467-2682

Ms Liza Rameryd
Office Manager, Defense Industry Cooperation
Phone: (202) 467-2681

Public Diplomacy, Media & Cultural Affairs

Ms Monica Enqvist
Counselor, Head of Public Diplomacy, Media and Communications 
Phone: (202) 467-2655
Email: monica.enqvist@gov.se

Ms Linda Zachrison
Cultural Counselor
Phone: (202) 467-2640
Email: linda.zachrison@gov.se

Ms Larilyn André
Press Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2644
Email: larilyn.andre@gov.se

Ms Britt-Marie Forslund
Cultural Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2642
Email: britt-marie.forslund@gov.se

Ms Linda Tocchini-Valentini 
Communications Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2645
Email: linda.tocchini-valentini@gov.se 

Ms Jenny Mählqvist
Program & Event Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2643
Email: jenny.mahlqvist@gov.se

Interns, Public Diplomacy, Media & Cultural Affairs
Phone: (202) 467-2600

Consular and Administrative Affairs

Ms Helena Marcus
Counselor/Consul General
Phone: (202) 467-2630
Email: helena.marcus@gov.se

Ms Solveig Anderberg Clacey
First Secretary/Consul
Phone: (202) 467-2639
Email: solveig.anderberg-clacey@gov.se

Ms Anna Theron
Archives and Consular Affairs 
Phone: (202) 467-2627
Email: anna.theron@gov.se

Ms Zandra Bergstedt
Consular Affairs Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: zandra.bergstedt@gov.se

Ms Marie Whitman
Consular Affairs/Passport Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: marie.whitman@gov.se

Ms Charlotta Andersson
Phone: (202) 467-2646
Email: charlotta.andersson@gov.se

Ms Liza Rameryd
Protocol/Admin Assistant
Phone: (202) 467-2600

Mr. Rodrigo Cabezas
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Victoria Ferguson
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Lena Rapp Schmaltz

Visas/Passport Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Pernilla Tietjen
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Cilla Hej
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Marie Landin
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Johanna Bergenholtz 
Administrative Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2653
Email: johanna.bergenholtz@gov.se

Ms Samantha Canfield (on parental leave until Summer 2017)
Administrative Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2656

Ms Pia Jensen (covering for Samantha Canfield)
Administrative Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2656
Email: pia.jensen@gov.se 

Mr Timothy Lundgren
Administrative Officer, IT
Phone: (202) 467-2628
Email: timothy.lundgren@gov.se

Ms Mariliina von Uexkull
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Ms Johanna Gempeler
Phone: (202) 467-2600
Email: ambassaden.washington@gov.se

Mr. Jarmo Tarvainen
Maintainance Supervisor
Email: jarmo.tarvainen@gov.se 
Phone: (202) 467-2636

Mr. Nepthaly Pita
Phone: (202) 467-2637

Mr. Ronaldo Pita
Phone: (202) 467-2634

Defense Office

Major General Bengt Svensson 
Defense Attaché
Phone: (202) 467-2660
Email: bengt.a.svensson@gov.se

Ms Anita Lindbohm
Phone: (202) 467-2663
Email: anita.lindbohm@gov.se

Captain Stefan Larsson (N)
Naval Attaché and Assistant Defense Attaché
Phone: (202) 467-2664
Email: stefan.larsson@gov.se

Colonel Stefan Jönsson
Military Attaché and Assistant Defense Attaché
Phone: (202) 467-2662
Email: stefan.jonsson@gov.se

Colonel Per Danielson
Air Attaché and Assistant Defense Attaché
Phone: (202) 467-2666
Email: per.danielson@gov.se

Mr. Peter Hällkvist
Counselor for Defense Procurement
Phone: (202) 467-2669
Email: peter.hallkvist@gov.se

Intern, Defense Office
Phone: (202) 467-2665

Office of Science and Innovation

Dr. Andreas Larsson
Science and Innovation Counselor
Phone: (202) 467-2648
Email: andreas.larsson@gov.se

Ms Maria Lönnberg
Science and Innovation Officer
Phone: (202) 467-2619
Email: maria.lonnberg@gov.se

Intern, Office of Science and Innovation
Phone: (202) 467-2600