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Staff at the Consulate General

Jens Thomsen
Consul General (jentho@um.dk)

Jens Thomsen has more than 15 years of experience with business development in Eastern Europe and the CIS market. In his time with the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs he has gained experience at a number of official representations in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Poland. During this time, he has worked with a number of Danish as well as local companies, and networked with regional and national authorities. Amongst others, Jens has competencies within business development, export strategies and public diplomacy.

Marina Piotrovskaya
Commercial Attaché(marpio@um.dk)
Marina has worked with and assisted Danish companies in the energy, environment and agricultural sector since 2006. Marina has been a part of the export council since 2000, where she initially worked with the mentioned industries. She has worked as a legal adviser at Coopers and Lybrand as well as she has been heavily involved in the international project Vodokanal St. Petersburg. Furthermore Marina has extensive experience in project marketing, recruitment and arranging conferences.

Kamila Gimadutsanova
Trade officer (kamgim@um.dk)

Kamila has extensive experience in working with and assisting Danish companies, especially in the energy and environment sector. Kamila has worked at the Royal Danish Consulate General in St. Petersburg since 2007 and has participated in many projects including Vodokanal St. Petersburg. Furthermore Kamila has extensive experience in project marketing, recruitment and arranging conferences.

Nataliya Vagyna
Treasurer, administrative and consular officer (natvag@um.dk)

Nataliya has been engaged in international environments within Government since 2006. Since 2008 she has been working for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark. Now being a treasurer in the Royal Consulate General in St. Petersburg and a counsellor to the Head of the diplomatic mission, she’s been running the financial life of the Consulate General as well as collaborating with Government authorities at all levels.

Artem Dubovtsev
Assistant (artdub@um.dk)

Artem Dubovtsev has worked as an assistant at the Royal Danish Consulate General in St. Petersburg since February 2015. He is primarily working with market analyses and communication assignments within energy & environment, technology and oil & gas. Artem has a Bachelor’s degree and is now enrolled in master’s program in international relations at St. Petersburg State University. Furthermore, Artem is getting the additional education in state and municipal administration in the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration in St. Petersburg.

Peter Bo Blanner
Intern (
petbla@um.dk)
Peter Bo Blanner has been an intern at the Royal Danish Consulate General in St. Petersburg since August 2017. He is primarily working with market analysis and communication within energy & environment, technology, including oil & gas. Peter has a Bachelor degree in History (major) and Political Science (minor) from the University of Southern Denmark. He is currently enrolled at the MSc program in International Security and Law, where the internship is a part of his 3rd semester.

Julia Lundgren Tarp
Intern (
jultar@um.dk)
Julia started at the Royal Danish Consulate General in St. Petersburg ultimo August 2017. She is primarily working with market analysis and communication within the areas of energy and environment, technology and oli and gas. Julia is studying Law at Aarhus universitet in Denmark. She is currently at her first semester at her Master program where the internship is a part of her program.