The Potomac Exchange

Opening Doors and Dialog Between Major Global Businesses and Recently Accredited Ambassadors

The Potomac Exchange is a private membership organization of executives from select, leading global firms that provides unique opportunities to meet and talk with recently accredited foreign ambassadors.

Throughout the year, members host a recently credentialed foreign ambassador at a private off-the-record luncheon to discuss priorities, initiate business relationships, and network.

Find Out More

"The cozy atmosphere that your team worked so hard to create helped to facilitate a lively, informative, and insightful conversation on Korea and Korea-US relations."

HE CHO Yoon-je, Ambassador of Korea

"Washington can be a very challenging environment for an Ambassador to navigate the many organizations around and find the right place to promote his country and the good relations with the US.

I'm truly grateful for this excellent opportunity you gave me and enjoyed the fruitful discussions with your members."

HE Ibrahima Touré, Ambassador of Côte d’Ivoire

February 22, 2024



HE Catalina Crespo-Sanchez, Ambassador of Costa Rica

HE Laurent Bili, Ambassador of France


HE Birgitta Tazelaar, Ambassador of the Netherlands


    • HE Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti
    • Ambassador of Brazil
    • HE Urban Ahlin
    • Ambassador of Sweden
    • HE Petra Schneebauer
    • Ambassasor of Austria
    • HE Stavros Lambrinidis
    • Ambassador of the European Union
    • HE Lui Tuck Yew
    • Ambassador of Singapore
    • HE Dato Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz
    • Ambassador of Malaysia
    • HE Ibrahima Touré
    • Ambassador of Côte d'Ivoire
    • HE Francisco Duarte Lopes
    • Ambassador of Portugal
    • HE Yerzhan Ashikbayev
    • Ambassador of Kazakhstan
    • HE Mohammed Haneche
    • Ambassador of Algeria


See Full List