About us

Welcome to the website of the Embassy of Sweden in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

In addition to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia the Embassy is accredited to the Sultanate of Oman and the Republic of Yemen. 

Our main task is to promote and strengthen the relations between Sweden and these countries in a wide range of areas. Political dialogue, trade, investment and promotion of Sweden as a modern prime business and tourist destination are priorities.

However, we do also contribute to further enhance the cooperation in such fields as education, research and culture. 

Furthermore, we provide consular service to Swedish nationals living in or visiting Saudi Arabia, Oman and Yemen as well as attending to visa and other migration related services for persons planning to visit Sweden.

Business Sweden, the Swedish Trade & Invest Council, share offices with the Embassy in Riyadh.

The following sent out staff are working at the Embassy of Sweden in Riyadh:

H.E. Mr. Niclas Trouvé, Ambassador

Mr. Eric Salmgren von Schantz, First Secretary and Deputy Head of Mission – Political Affairs

Mr. Markus Lundgren, First Secretary – Trade, Economic and Cultural Affairs

Mr. Martin Wallin, Second Secretary – Trade, Economic and Cultural Affairs

Ms. Viveca Ghostine, First Secretary – Head of Administration & Consular Affairs

Mr. Linus Fahlstedt, Second Secretary – Head of Migration

Ms. Anna Theron, Third Secretary – Administration, Consular Affairs and Passports

Mr. Niclas Carlsson, Trade Commissioner for Business Sweden

Ms. Linnéa Strand, Trade Attaché for Business Sweden

Mr. Peter Fagrell, Defense Attaché (travelling from Sweden)

Last updated 11 Mar 2020, 12.44 PM