Roving Ambassador for the Caribbean

Countries: Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahamas, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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Pertti Ikonen

Finland’s official representative for the Caribbean is Roving Ambassador Pertti Ikonen. He is based in Helsinki and visits the countries of the district assigned to the post a few times a year.

The roving ambassadors are responsible for maintaining and promoting the political, commercial and cultural relations between Finland and these countries. They present Finland’s positions to decision makers and communicate information about the region to Finland. They also try to help Finnish companies in accessing the markets of the countries of the region.

Services to Finnish citizens:

Services to foreigners:

Services for companies:

Roving Ambassador for the Caribbean


Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago

Customer service

Roving Ambassadors do not provide consular and immigration services. Those services are provided by the Embassies of Finland in the area.



Post address

Roving Ambassador for the Caribbean
P.O. Box 26

Visiting address

Kirkkokatu 12

Pertti Ikonen
  • +358 295 350 439
Sanna Tavi
  • +358 295 350 465

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