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Embassy of SwedenRiyadh, Saudi Arabia

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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. Ms. Petra Menander, Ambassador

Mr. Eric Salmgren von Schantz, Counsellor, Chargé d'affaires a.i – Political Affairs

Mr. Björn Sola, Counsellor – Head of Administration & Consular Affairs

Mr. Anton Dahlquist, Second Secretary – Trade, Economic and Cultural Affairs

Ms. Clara Eriksson, Second Secretary – Head of Migration

Ms. Johanna Lundgren, Third Secretary – Administration, Consular Affairs and Passports

Mr. Marcus Petersson, Trade Commissioner for Business Sweden

Mr. Daniel Johansson, Defense Attaché (travelling from Sweden)

Last updated 01 Nov 2023, 4.29 PM