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Embassy of Italy in Nairobi
Address: United Nations Crescent, Gigiri
P.O. BOX 63389 - 00619, Muthaiga, Nairobi
Telephone: +254 (0) 20 5137500
Fax: +254 (0) 703 136286
Diplomatic Chancellery
Head of Mission: Ambassador Mauro MASSONI

Deputy Head of Mission, Ms. Angela LOI

Secretariat of the Head of Mission: Mrs. Susanna Kravos PORTER and Mrs. Fiorella INGOGLIA

The Head of Mission follows directly the internal and external politic issues regarding Kenya and Seychelles, the activities of organizations of United Nation in Nairobi and issues about Kenya regarding the cooperation. The Head of Mission, as well as at the telephone numbers given at the homepage, can be contacted by email at the addresses,


Permanent Mission to UNEP and UN-HABITAT

Permanent Representative: Ambassador Mauro MASSONI

Deputy Permanent Representative: Ms. Angela LOI

The Permanent Representative, as well as at the telephone numbers given at the homepage, can be contacted by email at the addresses,

Consular Chancellery

Head: Ms. Angela Loi

Consular and social affairs: Mr. Roberto PAIONI, Ms. Valentina LEANZA, MRs. Victoria MARTINENGO
The Office can be reached by email at

Visa Section

Head: Ms. Angela LOI

Visa Section: Mrs. Alessandra CASABELTRAME and Mr. Michael PSENJEN

For particular requirements or for a visit in a different time is advisable to arrange previously a meeting by phone. To get a visa is mandatory to arrange an appointment, and before that to possess all the documentation needed, through VFS Global, as specified at the Forms webpage. The Office can be reached also by email at the address


Commercial Attaché: Mr. Paolo ROTILI

The attachés are committed to facilitate and increase the volume of commercial relations between the Italy and Kenya. The public is received upon appointment by phone or by email at the address

AICS Nairobi Office

Head: Mrs. Teresa SAVANELLA

The office is competent for Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
Contacts: +254 20 5137200

Liaison Officer for Broglio Research Centre – San Marco Base


Italian Institute of Culture

Cultural Attaché: Mrs. Francesca CHIESA
Assistants: Mrs. Vincenza PEDRINI and Ms. Anna Maria PETROZZI

Phone: +254 736202071

Military Attaché’ Office

The Military Attaché accredited in Kenya, Col. Carlo EMILIANI, resides in the Embassy of Italy in Mogadiscio.