Board of Directors

The Company’s Board of Directors shall be composed of three to five members and up to one alternate member, elected at the Annual General Meeting for a term of one year.

The Board annually evaluates its own work, the work of the CEO and the Company’s operation.

This assessment is based on self-assessment of the board, examination of whether the Board has operated in accordance with its Rules of Procedures. The Board shall evaluate the work of the CEO and the Company’s operation in general, the CEO shall not be present for this evaluation. The Chairman of the Board shall present and discuss the results of the assessment with the CEO. The Board currently consists of five main members and one alternate.

As of the date of this statement the Board of Directors consists of the following members:
  • Birna Einarsdóttir Chairman of the Board
  • Ingunn Agnes Kro Board member
  • Jakob Valgeir Flosason Board member
  • Halldór Leifsson
    Halldór Leifsson Board member
  • Bergþór Baldvinsson
    Bergþór Baldvinsson Board member

Senior Executive team

  • Ægir Páll Friðbertsson CEO
  • Alda Björk Óskarsdóttir CFO

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