Embassy of Finland, Beijing

Customer service

Consular assistance, passports and legalisations:

Customer service: Mon-Thu 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-14:00

Appointments and enquiries by email: Log in and make and appointment(Link to another website.) or [email protected]

Enquiries by telephone: +86 108 519 8400 (Mon-Thu 14:00-15:00)

Visa applications:

Visa applicants are invited to submit their applications at the Visa Application Centre of Finland (VAC) (VFS Global(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)).

Visa enquiries by email: [email protected] (in Chinese and English)

Visa enquiries by telephone: +86 400 658 5288 (Mon-Fri 8:00-15:00) (in Chinese and English)

Jurisdiction of the Finnish missions in mainland China

Office hours

Mon-Fri 9:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 16:45

Exceptional opening hours

Exceptional opening hours


Telephone exchange

  • +86 108 519 8300


  • +86 400 658 5288  (Visa Application Centre of Finland (VAC) serves in Chinese and English Mon-Fri 8:00-15:00)
  • +86 108 519 8400  (Consular assistance, passports and legalisations Mon-Thu 2:00pm-3:00pm)


  • +86 108 519 8301  (Embassy)
  • +86 108 519 8401  (Consular assistance, passport and visas, and legalisations)

Visiting address, post address

Embassy of Finland
Level 19, West Tower, Genesis Beijing
No. 8 Xinyuan South Road
100027 BEIJING

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Salla Kenttä


Leena-Kaisa Mikkola
Head of Mission
Soile Kauranen
Deputy Head of Mission
Elina Malmberg
Secretary to the Head of Mission
Maria Kankaanpää
Executive Secretary

Political Affairs

Anna Savolainen
Team Leader
political affairs
Tommi Jämsä
Desk Officer
Janna Laine
Second Secretary
Zhifen Pan

Economic Affairs

Jukka Nikulainen
Team Leader
Anna-Stiina Antola
Senior Specialist
Food industry
Lauri Kangasniemi
Senior Specialist
Desk Officer
China's economic and trade policy
Maiju Lepomäki
Desk Officer
energy, the environment, technology
Vicky Zhang

Media and Cultural Affairs

Timo Sysiö
Counsellor (Press and Cultural Affairs)
Counsellor, Press and Culture
Sarah Zhang
Elsa Li

Education and Science Affairs

Olli Suominen
Senior Specialist
higher education and science policy

Consular and Immigration matters

Saara Grip
Team Leader, Consul
Nova Eskolin
Administrative Officer, Consular Services
Reetta Tyrisevä
Administrative Officer, Consular Services
Ulla Tiesmäki
Consular Services Coordinator
Justus Koski
Consular Services
Mika Vuorihuhta
Consular Services Coordinator

Administrative affairs

Mirva Kulmala
Administrative Officer
Kimmo Elomaa
Administrative Officer
financial administration
Marketta Viskari
Administrative Officer
information management
Markku Voutilainen
Property Management and Office Services Attendant
Carrie Cui
Office Administrator
Therese Li
Melina Piao
Administrative Assistant
Sisi Zhang
Administrative Assistant

Office of the Defence Attaché

Arvi Tavaila
Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché
Noora Pannula

Special advisers

Mia Poutanen
Senior Specialist
police matters
Jani Roivainen
Liaison Officer, Finnish Border Guard
Juli Li


Elissa Auramo