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



Peter Taksøe-Jensen

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


Kazufumi Okazaki
Senior Commercial Officer

Miyoko Hashida
Senior 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

Team Invest in Denmark

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

Team Public Diplomacy

Kaori Kobayashi
Manager – Public Diplomacy