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Employees

Below you will find an outline of the Embassy’s employees.

Email: tyoamb@um.dk

Freddy Svane
Ambassador

Yoko Mae 
Executive Assistant to the Ambassador / Protocol

Team Political & Economic Affairs

Martin Mikkelsen
Deputy Head of Mission & Minister-Counsellor

Joakim Steen Barron-Mikkelsen
Senior Expert, Economic Diplomacy - Health

Kazuhiro Terada
Senior Political and Economic Affairs Officer

Jun Kitajima
Senior Executive Officer for Strategic Partnership

Team Trade & Export

Thomas Højlund Christensen
Minister-Counsellor (Commercial). Team leader for Trade & Export

Nanami Brandt
Senior Administrative & Commercial Officer

Izumi Tanaka
Senior Commercial Officer. Export promotion in the fields of environment & energy

Miho Yoshimoto
Senior Commercial Officer. Export promotion in the fields of lifestyle & retail

Peter Takizawa Ahlenius
Senior Commercial Officer. Export promotion in the fields of health & lifescience

 

Akiko Kamigori

Senior Commercial Officer. Export promotion in the fields of ICT

 

Yumi Murakami
Senior Commercial Officer. Export promotion in the fields of innovation

Emil Rangholm Larsen
Commercial Officer

Kazufumi Okazaki
Commercial Officer

~ Lene Mølsted Jensen
Minister-Counsellor (Food, Agriculture & Fisheries). Danish agricultural interests in Japan, political as well as commercial

Miho Matsumoto
Senior Commercial & Agricultural officer. Assists the Counsellor (Food, Agriculture & Fisheries) in promoting Danish agricultural interests 

Team Administration & Consular Affairs

Regin Pedersen
Vice Consul

Akiko Oda
Consular Officer

Rie Miyauchi
Financial & Admin Officer

Kimindo Kobayashi
Driver

Team Invest in Denmark

Kensuke Nakajima
Senior Investment Manager, Team Leader for Invest in Denmark Tokyo 
– promotion of Denmark in the ICT sector, the Cleantech sector & the maritime sector

Rumi Iida
Investment Manager – promotion of Denmark in the Life Science & ICT sector

Team Public Diplomacy

Kaori Kobayashi
Manager – Public Diplomacy