Team Finland network in Tanzania and Rwanda

The Team Finland network promotes Finland and its interests abroad: the internationalisation of Finnish enterprises, investments in Finland, and the country brand. The Team Finland operating model brings together the key actors and services in these fields. The core of the network consists of the publicly funded organisations operating in these fields, such as the ministries, Finland’s network of diplomatic missions, Business Finland(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window), national culture and science institutes, Finnvera, Finnfund, and the regional internationalization services, built upon the ELY Centres.

The Team Finland network will help your enterprise become more international, grow, and succeed in the global market. For more information on services to companies seeking internationalization, see Team Finland website(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window).  

Information about Tanzanian and Rwandan markets

The Nordic Embassies in Tanzania commissioned a study on the Business climate for Nordic Businesses in Tanzania from REPOA. The survey was carried out in October-November 2019. The report proposes a set of policy interventions in among others tax administration, immigration and labor procedures. It also emphasizes enhanced value chain development and integration, private sector development, mutual dialogue and trust and good practice and self-governance in the private sector.

Business climate survey of Nordic companies in Tanzania, 2019 (PDF) (Opens New Window) 

Are your interested in Tanzanian or Rwandan markets? Embassy of Finland has put together brochures to help you with some basic facts about Tanzania and Rwanda's business environment. Have a look!

A business guide for Finnish companies, Tanzania, 2022 (PDF)

A business guide for Finnish companies, Rwanda, 2022 (PDF)

Contact persons for Team Finland in Tanzania


Mrs. Sari Uusi-Rauva, Deputy Head of Mission
Embassy of Finland, Dar es Salaam


Mrs. Riitta Swan, Ambassador
Embassy of Finland, Dar es Salaam

Contact person in Business Finland (Finland Trade Center for East Africa, Nairobi)

Commercial Counsellor
Esa Rantanen
Business Finland, Eastern African Office
Business Finland Kenya Trade Center (Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)