Contact us

The day-to-day running of the Fund and contact with applicants and grant recipients is undertaken by the secretariat in Copenhagen. The staff speak the following languages ​​and has the following responsibilities:

Benny Marcel, Director

Swedish/Scandinavian and English

benmar@norden.org

Eline Sigfusson, Senior advisor

Danish/Scandinavian and English

Music and opera

elsi@norden.org

Nina Leppänen, Senior advisor

Finnish/skandinavian, english

Architecture, craft, design, visual arts, museums, cultural heritage, cross-cultural projects, HANDMADE and OPSTART

ninlep@norden.org

Søren Staun, Advisor

Danish/Scandinavian and English

Literature, performing arts and film

sorsta@norden.org

Anni Syrjäläinen, Secretariat coordinator / Web editor (maternity cover)

Danish/Scandinavian, Finnish, English

Diversity and inclusion and general guidance to applicants.

annsyr@norden.org

Katrine Balle Hvidberg, Student Assistant

Danish/scandinavian and english

kathvi@norden.org

Rikke Baunegaard, Student Assistant

Danish/Scandinavian and English

rikbau@norden.org

Jenni Kiiskinen, Secretariat coordinator (maternity leave)

Swedish/Scandinavian, Finnish, English

Diversity and inclusion and general guidance to applicants.

jenkii@norden.org