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Promoting Sweden

The task of the Consulate General of Sweden in New York is to increase awareness of and interest in Sweden in the northeastern United States, as well as to offer a qualified network and a platform for building long-term relationships. We collaborate with Swedish companies, entrepreneurs, cultural practitioners and institutions to showcase the open, innovative, creative and sustainable Sweden of today.

When it comes to culture and social issues, we contribute to an increased exchange between Sweden and the United States. We also aim to increase awareness of Sweden as a country of innovation and knowledge, focusing particularly on the innovative sectors and on facilitating collaboration between Swedish and American universities.  

Promotional staff at the Consulate General

Niklas Arnegren
Head of Cultural Affairs and Public Programs
 +1 212 583 2567
niklas.arnegren@gov.se

Sofia Hedström de Leo (on parental leave)
Head of Trade and Business Promotion 
+1 212 583 2530
sofia.hedstrom.de.leo@gov.se

Last updated 27 May 2019, 7.41 AM