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Deputy Permanent Representative

Marie-Louise Koch Wegter took up her position as Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York on 1 August 2019.

Marie-Louise has previously worked in a range of leading positions in the Danish foreign service, most recently as deputy in the office of Humanitarian action, migration and civil society from 2016 - 2019 and as Deputy Permanent Representative of Denmark to the United Nations in Geneva from 2012 - 2016. In addition, Marie-Louise has previously served as head of the ministry's Global Green Growth secretariat.

Marie-Louise has an MSc from Copenhagen Business School and has also studied at the American University in Cairo.