Department for International Trade (DIT) in Venezuela helps UK-based companies succeed overseas. We also help companies bring high-quality investment to the UK’s economy.

We offer expertise and contacts through our network of specialists around the world. We can help you become competitive on the world stage – by helping British companies expand into Venezuela and helping Venezuelan business invest in the UK.

Our office in Caracas provides co-ordinated services across the country.

Our services

Start a business in the UK

DIT offers dedicated, professional, personalised assistance to help you locate and expand your business in the UK, read about our investment services or contact us to find out more.

Sourcing products or services from the UK

DIT helps overseas businesses to source UK products and services and connect with UK partners. Read about our services for overseas businesses.

Export from the UK

DIT can assist you on every step of the exporting journey in both the UK and overseas, read about our exporting services or contact us to find out more.

Export opportunities

DIT provides free international export sales leads from its worldwide network. Search for export opportunities.


DIT and its partners stage events in the UK and abroad to help companies looking to export. You can browse scheduled events and register for alerts.

Contact us

Department for International Trade Venezuela

British Embassy
Torre La Castellana, Piso 11
Av. Principal de la Castellana

Urbanización La Castellana

Regional Director Caribbean and Central America

Richard Hyde
British Embassy,
San Jose

Costa Rica

Trade and investment officer, Department for International Trade Venezuela

Virginia Nieto
British Embassy

Sector responsibilities: Energy sector/ oil and gas specialist

Corporate information