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U.S. Commercial Service Germany

If your company needs export assistance, begin by contacting your local U.S. Commercial Service in the United States. Our trade professionals are in more than 100 locations nationwide and can help coordinate with our overseas offices.

European regional offices at Commerce Department headquarters in Washington, DC, support U.S. trade policy objectives in European and Eurasian markets and assist U.S. companies in resolving market access barriers and other concerns.

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Contact Us - Berlin

American Embassy
U.S. Commercial Service
Mailing Address: Clayallee 170, 14191 Berlin
Visitor’s Address: Pariser Platz 2, 10117 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 8305-2940
(Commercial questions only, visa questions cannot be answered!)
Email: Office.Berlin@trade.gov

William Czajkowski
Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs, Regional Senior Commercial Officer for Central Europe

Miguel Hernandez
Commercial Counselor

John Kim
Commercial Officer

Mathias Koeckeritz
Senior Commercial Specialist, Policy Advisor
Email: Mathias.Koeckeritz@trade.gov
Phone: +49 30 8305 2950

Christin Mechler
Senior Regional Investment Specialist, SelectUSA
Email: Christin.Mechler@trade.gov
Phone: +49 30 8305 2990

Claus Faltin
Technology Operations Manager & Social Media Germany
Email: Claus.Faltin@trade.gov
Phone: +49 30 8305 2920

Anne Drope
Commercial Assistant
Email: Anne.Drope@trade.gov
Phone: +49 30 8305 2940

Steve Russell
Budget Analyst
Email: Steve.Russell@trade.gov
Phone: +49 30 8305 2930

Danny Martyn
Budget Analyst
Email: Danny.Martyn@trade.gov
Phone: +49 30 8305 2980

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Contact Us - Düsseldorf

Welcome to the U.S. Commercial Service Düsseldorf!

American Consulate General
U.S. Commercial Service
Willi-Becker-Allee 10, 40227 Düsseldorf
Phone: +49 211 737 767-0
Fax: + 49 211 737 767-67
Email: Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov

Jay Carreiro
Commercial Consul
Email: Jay.Carreiro@trade.gov
Phone: +49 211 737767 10

Kirsten Hentschel
Senior Commercial Specialist
Email: Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Phone: +49 211 737 767 30
Sectors: Advanced Materials (Ceramics, Industrial Chemicals, Composite Materials, Plastics, Resins), Additive Manufacturing/3D, Chemical Production Machinery, Industrial Plastic Processing Production Equipment, Laboratory & Scientific Instruments, Process Controls Industrial

(vacant)
Commercial Specialist
Email: 
Phone: 
Sectors: Advanced Manufacturing, Machine Tools & Metalworking Equipment, Robotics, General Industrial Equipment, Laser Systems & Equipment, Materials Handling Machinery and Eq., Packaging Machinery & Eq. (non-food), Steel and Non-Ferrous Metals, Furniture

Uta Kirst
Commercial Specialist
Email: Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
Phone: +49 211 737 767 80
Sectors: Healthcare (Dental Products, Health IT); Cosmetics; Apparel; Footwear; Jewelry 

Sabine Winkels
Commercial Specialist
Email: Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Phone: +49 211 737 767 40
Sectors: Healthcare (Diagnostic Healthcare (Diagnostic Products and Devices, Biotechnology Products, Drugs/Pharmaceuticals); Tools & DIY; Lawn & Garden Equipment; Hotel & Restaurant Equipment; Intern Program

Dana Mojdeh
Commercial Assistant 
Email: Dana.Mojdeh@trade.gov
Phone: +49 211 737 767 43

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Contact Us - Frankfurt

American Consulate General
U.S. Commercial Service
Giessener Strasse 30, 60435 Frankfurt/Main
Phone: +49 69 7535-3120
Fax: +49 69 7535-3171
Email: Office.Frankfurt@trade.gov

Shari Stout 
Principal Commercial Officer
Email: Shari.Stout@trade.gov 
Phone: +49-69 7535 3181 

Tobias Wester
Senior Commercial Specialist 
Email: Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Phone: +49 69 7535 3159
Sectors: Audiovisual Equipment, Broadcasting, Computer Equipment, Entertainment, ICT sector, Musical Instruments, Photographic Equipment & Supplies, Textile, Fabrics, Machinery and Products

Elizabeth Walsh
Commercial Specialist
Email: Elizabeth.Walsh@trade.gov
Phone: +49 69 7535 3167
Sectors: Travel & Tourism, Tourism Infrastructure Services

Ulrike Riegeler
Commercial Specialist
Email: Ulrike.Riegeler@trade.gov
Phone: +49 69 7535 3157
Sectors: Books, eBooks, Periodicals, Education & Training, Forestry/Woodworking Machinery
Intern-coordinator, ICP, GKS and IMC programs coordination

Michael Emde
Commercial Specialist
Email: Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Phone: +49 69 7535 3153
Sectors: Accounting Services, Financial Services, Insurance Services, Motorcycles & Accessories

Jutta Huth
Administrative/Budget Assistant
Email: Jutta.Huth@trade.gov
Phone: +49 69 7535-3120

Scot Gonzales
Regional Export Control Officer, Regional Representative of the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS)
Phone: +49 151 54043186
Email: Scot.Gonzales@trade.gov

Christina Speer-Reinsch
Regional Export Control Specialist
Phone: +49 69 7535-3122
Email: Christina.Speer@trade.gov

Dina Hofmann
Regional Export Control Specialist
Phone: +49 69 7535-3150
Email: Dina.Hofmann@trade.gov

 

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Contact Us - Munich

American Consulate General
U.S. Commercial Service
Königinstr. 5, 80539 München
Phone: +49 89 2888-748
Fax: +49 89 285261
Email: Office.Munich@trade.gov

Sean Timmins
Principal Commercial Officer
Email: Sean.Timmins@trade.gov
Phone: +49 89 2888-770

Bettina Capurro
Senior Commercial Specialist
Email: Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Phone: +49 89 2888-751
Sectors: Agricultural Equipment & Machinery, Smart Cities, Agricultural Chemicals & Services, Coal & Mining Industry Equipment, Electrical Power Systems, Industrial Cleaning Equipment/Services

Doris Groot
Commercial Specialist
Email: Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Phone: +49 89 2888-749
Sectors: Cyber Security, Industrial Software, Environmental Technologies, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Pet Food and Supplies  

Moritz von Holst
Commercial Specialist
Email: Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Phone: +49 89 2888-754
Sectors: Aircraft & Parts, Airport & Ground Support Equipment, Aviation Services/Defense Equipment, Electronics Industrial Production & Test Equipment, Hunting & Sport Shooting Equipment, Major Projects

Felix Happe
Commercial Specialist
Email: Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Phone: +49 89 2888-752
Sectors: Automotive Parts & Services, Automobiles, Buses, Trucks & Vans, eMobility, Railroad Equipment & Services, Transportation Services

Kelly Smith-Glover
Commercial Specialist
Email: Kelly.Smith-Glover@trade.gov
Phone: +49 89 2888-769
Sectors: USA Travel & Tourism in Bavaria, Sporting Goods, Foods (Processed), Food Processing & Packaging Equipment, Toys & Games

 

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This is a complete list of our specialists by industry sector. Should your industry not be listed, please contact one of our offices for further assistance.

Consumer Products

Books, eBooks, PeriodicalsUlrike Riegeler+49 (0)69-7535-3157
Ulrike.Riegeler@trade.gov
Frankfurt
CosmeticsUta Kirst+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Equestrian Goods / Equip.Sabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Fashion AccessoriesUta Kirst+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Films & VideoTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Food (Processed)Kelly Smith-Glover+49 (0)89-2888-769
Kelly.Smith-Glover@trade.gov
Munich
FootwearUta Kirst+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov  
Düsseldorf
Furniture(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Giftware (incl. Handicraft)Sabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Household Consumer GoodsSabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Hunting & Sport shooting Equip.Moritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
JewelryUta Kirst+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Lawn / Garden EquipmentSabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Musical InstrumentsTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Pet Supplies/Pet FoodDoris Groot+49 (0)89-2888-749
Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Munich
Photographic Eqpt. & SuppliesTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Pleasure Boats & AccessoriesFelix Happe+49 (0)89-2888-752
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich
Sporting GoodsKelly Smith-Glover+49 (0)89-2888-769
Kelly.Smith-Glover@trade.gov
Munich
Tools, Hand and Power (inc.DIY Prod)Sabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
sabine.winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Toys & GamesKelly Smith-Glover+49 (0)89-2888-769
Kelly.Smith-Glover@trade.gov
Munich

Industrial Products

A/C & Refrigeration EqptDoris Groot+49 (0)89-2888-749
Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Munich
Advanced CeramicsKirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Agricultural Chemicals & ServicesBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Agricultural Eqpt. & MachineryBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Architectural / Construction / Engineering ServicesBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Chemicals, Industrial
(Raw Materials)
Kirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Chemical Production MachineryKirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
CompositesKirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Electronic ComponentsMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Electronics Industry Production & Test EquipmentMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Food Processing & Packg. Eqpt.Kelly Smith-Glover+49 (0)89-2888-769
Kelly.Smith-Glover@trade.gov
Munich
General Industrial Equipment(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Hotel & Restaurant Eqpt.Sabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Industrial Cleaning Eqpt. & SuppliesBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Laboratory & Scientific Instr.Kirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Laser/Photonics(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Machine Tools & Metalworking Eqpt.(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Materials Handling Machinery(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Mining EquipmentBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Oil & Gas Field Machinery & ServicesBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Packaging Machinery & Equipment (non-food)(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Photographic Eqpt. & SuppliesTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Plastic Materials, ResinsKirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Plastic Processing Production MachineryKirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Printing & Graphics ArtsOffice Düsseldorf+49 (0)211-737-767-0
office.dusseldorf@trade.gov  
Düsseldorf
Process Controls IndustrialKirsten Hentschel+49 (0)211-737-767-30
Kirsten.Hentschel@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Security & Safety Eqpt.Moritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst @trade.gov
Munich
Steel and non-ferrous metals(vacant)+49 (0)211-737-767-0
Office.Dusseldorf@trade.gov
Düsseldorf

Services

Accounting ServicesMichael Emde+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Aviation ServicesMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Computer Software & ServicesTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Educational & Training ServicesUlrike Riegeler+49 (0)69-7535-3157
Ulrike.Riegeler@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Financial Services (Banking/Leasing)Michael Emde+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Frankfurt
FranchisingVacant+49 (0)89-2888-748
Office.Munich@trade.gov
Munich
Insurance ServicesMichael Emde+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Legal ServicesMichael Emde+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Management Consultancy ServicesMichael Emde+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Frankfurt
USA Travel & TourismElizabeth Walsh+49 (0)69-7535-3167
Elizabeth.Walsh@trade.gov
Frankfurt
USA Travel & Tourism in BavariaKelly Smith-Glover+49 (0)89-2888-769
Kelly.Smith-Glover@trade.gov
Munich

Information Technology

Audio-Visual EquipmentTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Computers and PeripheralsTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Computer Software / ServicesTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Consumer ElectronicsTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
E-CommerceTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Electronic ComponentsMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Industrial SoftwareDoris Groot+49 (0)89-2888-749
Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Munich
IT SecurityDoris Groot+49 (0)89-2888-749
Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Munich
Telecommunications ServicesTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Telecommunications EquipmentTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt

Medical

BiotechnologySabine Winkels+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Dental EquipmentUta Kirst+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Drugs & PharmaceuticalsUta Kirst
Sabine Winkels
+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Health Care ServicesUta Kirst
Sabine Winkels
+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Medical EquipmentUta Kirst
Sabine Winkels
+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Nutritional SupplementsUta Kirst
Sabine Winkels
+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf
Veterinary Eqpt./SuppliesUta Kirst
Sabine Winkels
+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov
+49 (0)211-737-767-40
Sabine.Winkels@trade.gov
Düsseldorf

Transportation

Aircraft & PartsMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Airport & Ground Support Eqpt.Moritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Automobiles/ Trucks/ VansFelix Happe+49 (0)89 28 88 752
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich
Automotive Parts & ServicesFelix Happe+49 (0)89 28 88 752
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich
eMobilityFelix Happe+49 (0)89-2888-752
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich
Motorcycles & AccessoriesMichael Emde+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Michael.Emde@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Port & Shipbuilding Eqpt.Felix Happe+49 (0)89-2888-752
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich
Railroad Equipment & ServicesFelix Happe+49 (0)89-2888-752
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich
Transportation Services (non-aviation)Felix Happe+49 (0)69-7535-3153
Felix.Happe@trade.gov
Munich

Construction

Architectural/Constr./ Engineering ServicesVacant+49 (0)89-2888-748
Office.Munich@trade.gov
Munich

Textiles

ApparelUta Kirst+49 (0)211-737-767-80
Uta.Kirst@trade.gov 
Düsseldorf
Textile FabricsTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Textile MachineryTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Textile ProductsTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Yarns and FibersTobias Wester+49 (0)69-7535-3159
Tobias.Wester@trade.gov
Frankfurt

Environment/Energy

Electrical Power SystemsBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Energy & Power GenerationBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Forestry/Woodworking MachineryUlrike Riegeler+49 (0)69-7535-3157
Ulrike.Riegeler@trade.gov
Frankfurt
Pollution Control Eqpt. / Environmental TechnologiesDoris Groot+49 (0)89-2888-749
Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Munich
Smart CitiesBettina Capurro+49 (0)89-2888-751
Bettina.Capurro@trade.gov
Munich
Water Resource EquipmentDoris Groot+49 (0)89-2888-749
Doris.Groot@trade.gov
Munich

Government

Defense EquipmentMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Government ProcurementMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich
Major ProjectsMoritz von Holst+49 (0)89-2888-754
Moritz.Holst@trade.gov
Munich