Consul Profile

Honorary Consul General Mr. Arne Roostna

Consular Region:

Avenida Orinoco #117, Quinta KURNA
Phone: +58 241 826 1174, +58 241 826 1580, 58 414 341 0722 (mob)
Fax: +58 241 826 1580

About me:

Assignments: Professor, Electrical engineering, University of Carabobo, Valencia, Venezuela; Co-founder of the School of Electrical Engineering: Retired in 1987 after 25 years of service. Electrical engineering contractor in Venezuela Oil Companies and power plants until 1998.

Professional experience: Electrical Engineer,University of Florida, Professional Engineer, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela. Long-term experience as professor and electrical engineer.

• Member of Venezuelan Professional Engineering Society and Society of Venezuelan Electrical & Mechanical Engineers;
• Member of the Phi-Kappa-Phi, USA Academic Honor Society;
• Member of the World Federation of Voluntary Firefighters Associations, Japan;
• President of "Arnold Roostna Foundation" Venezuela.

Areas of high potential for developing relations with Estonia: cultural exchange already has started.

• Voluntary Fire Brigade, Valencia. Rank: Colonel (Chief);
• Firefighter Marching Band;
• Support Children and Youth;
• Radio Ham Operator (own HAM radio station). Call sign: YV-4-HK, wife Elizabeth is also Captain at the Voluntary Fire Brigade and Ham Radio operator, call sign: YV-4-JU.
• Renovation of "Old Timer" cars.

Honorary Consul since 1999.

Arne Roostna