Embassy of Finland, London

Countries

United Kingdom

Office hours

Mon–Fri 10am–12.30pm, 1pm–4pm (please check opening hours for the consular section below)

Customer service

Consular Section's customer service and appointment booking 
Please note that, our customer service will only accept customers in urgent and emergency cases by appointment.

Contact details of the Embassy

Email and telephone enquiries  
Please contact us primarily via email. General enquiries can be send via email to [email protected] and enquiries to the Consular Section to [email protected]  

If your enquiry is very urgent, please contact us by phone on weekdays from 10am to 12.30pm, and 1pm to 4pm, tel: +44 (0)20 7838 6200.

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

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

Political and economic matters

Jukka Pajarinen
Counsellor
Terhi Bunders
Counsellor
  • +44 20 783 862 00
Leea Lamminpää
Kaisa Laine
Assistant

Press, media and culture

Heli Suominen
Heli Suominen
Press Counsellor
  • +44 774 124 9007
Pirjo Pellinen
Special Adviser
public diplomacy, culture
  • +44 782 562 4820
Maija Yrjä
Maija Yrjä
  • +44 7920 454 058

Consulate

Sari Kilpi
Consul
Jaana Palmer
Consular Services Coordinator
Emmi Kristiina Anttila
Consular Services Coordinator
Kerttu Ruotsalainen
Consular Services Coordinator

Defence Attaché's Office

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

Administrative affairs

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