Other Experience

Bifröst University

2015 - 2016

Lecturer in undergraduate program in Business Administration with emphasis on Food Business. Course is Production Technology. 



1984-1988, 1992-2014

Marel ehf: Sales Manager for Marel C- & S-America
Marel ehf: Global Key Account Manager
Marel Chile: Business Development Manager for C- & S-America
Marel Chile: Founder and Managing Director
Marel ehf: Business Centre Director  
Marel Scandinavia: Managing Director
Marel Germany: Management support in start-up phase
MT Ltd.: Managing Director
Marel Trading Ltd.: Managing Director
Marel Equipment Inc., Canada: Founder and Vice President


Export Council of Iceland

1992 – 1993

Marketing study in Chile, South America. Writing of Users- and Technical Manuals for Marel hf.


Iceland Seafood International

1990 – 1992        

Export and marketing of fresh fish. Manager of Product Development Centre.


Icecon Ltd

1988 – 1990

Project Leader and consultation.


Bæjarútgerð Hafnarfjarðar

1980 – 1984           

Plant Manager at the fish processing plant. Number of employees: 250. Annual production:12.000 metric tons raw material.



1976 – 1980           

Plant Manager at the fish processing plant. Number of employees: 120. Annual production: 7.000 metric tons raw material.

Board Experience

The Seafood Conference Iceland

2015 – 2017

Board Member


VAKI Aquaculture Systems Ltd. 

1998 – 2004

Board Member


Islandsstofa Promote Iceland

2010 – 2014

Advisory Board for Industry and Services - Team member