Internationalization services and experts in the United Arab Emirates  and Bahrain

The Team Finland network helps your company in the United Arab Emirates: 

  • we provide information about the market in the United Arab Emirates 

  • we share information about the local business culture and opportunities  

  • we help you to find suitable contacts and partners  

  • we help you when you encounter possible trade barriers 

Team Finland contact persons in the United Arab Emirates  

Embassy of Finland in Abu Dhabi  

Marianne Nissilä, Ambassador  
Tel. +971 (0) 2 885 3666  

Johanna Riihimaa, Trade Counsellor 
Team Finland Coordinator  
Tel. +971 (0) 2 885 3666 

Business Finland  

Antti Rahikka, Senior Advisor  
Business Finland, Dubai 
antti.rahikka (at)
Tel. +971 (0)50 1 254 302

Victoria Ivanova, Senior Advisor 
Business Finland, Dubai 
victoria.ivanova (at)
Tel.+971 (0)50 1 050 337

Jorge Fernandez Gates, Senior Advisor  
Business Finland, Dubai  
jorge.fernandez (at)
Tel. +971 (0)58 299 4466 

Business Finland Expert Search(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window) helps your company to find the right consultant in Finland and in the target market.

You can also leave a contact request(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)  to the Team Finland network special experts in Finland.

Goals of the Team Finland network in the United Arab Emirates 

Our goal is to strengthen bi-lateral and economic relations between Finland and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to support Finnish companies in the UAE market, and to strengthen Finland's country image in the UAE. In addition, our aim is to enhance collaboration by increasing the knowledge of the UAE market in Finland.