Embassy of Finland, London

Countries

United Kingdom

Office hours

Mon–Fri 9am–12.30pm, 1.30pm–4pm (please check opening hours for the consular section below)

Customer service

Consular Section's customer service and appointment booking
Customer service at the Consular Section requires a prior online appointment. 

Contact details of the Embassy

Email enquiries to the Consular Section
[email protected]

Telephone enquiries to the Consular Section
Mondays and Thursdays at 9.00–10.00am
Tel: +44 (0)20 7838 6242

Please note that answers to most enquiries can be found on the Embassy website! 

Other enquiries during the opening hours of the Embassy
Monday to Friday at 9.00am–12.30pm, 1.30pm–4pm
Tel: +44 (0)20 7838 6200

Holidays when the embassy will be closed.

Telephone exchange

  • +44 207 838 6200

Fax

  • +44 207 235 3680

Email

Visiting address, post address

Embassy of Finland
38 Chesham Place
LONDON SW1X 8HW
UNITED KINGDOM

Markku Keinänen
Markku Keinänen
Head of Mission
Minna Laajava
Minister
Deputy Head of Mission
Piia Tonder
Assistant
Maria Bredenberg
Assistant

Political and economic matters

Jukka Pajarinen
Counsellor
Emmi Kulta
Attaché
Desk Officer
Päivi Pihlajamäki
Counsellor
Kaisa Laine
Assistant

Press, media and culture

René Söderman
Press Counsellor
  • +44 7741 249 007
  • +44 20 783 862 00
Pirjo Pellinen
Special Adviser
public diplomacy, culture
  • +44 207 838 6222
Minttu Taajamo
Special Adviser, public diplomacy and political affairs
  • +44 207 838 6216
  • +44 792 045 4058

Consulate

Sari Kilpi
Consul
Emmi Kristiina Anttila
Consular Services Coordinator
Jaana Palmer
Consular Services Coordinator
Ann-Mari Romero
Consular Services Coordinator

Defence Attaché's Office

Pasi Saarikoski
Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché
Riitta Murtagh
PA to the Defence Attaché

Administrative affairs

Juha Nojonen
Property Management and Office Services
Riitta Kärkinen
Technical Assistant
Outi Mäkilä
receptionist
Tuomas Arvonen
Property Management and Office Services Attendant
Marjo Penttinen
Administrative Officer
Marja-Leena Payne
Coordinator
financial administration