Ministry

Personnel of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs

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OFFICE OF THE FOREIGN MINISTER Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson 
Minister for Foreign Affairs 545-9906
Borgar Þór EinarssonPolitical Advisor to the Foreign Minister
borgar.thor.einarsson545-9909
Brynja Jónsdóttir
Personal Assistant to the Minister brynja.jonsdottir
545-9906
OFFICE OF THE PERMANENT SECRETARY OF STATE



Sturla Sigurjónsson Permanent Secretary of State sturla.sigurjonsson 545-9919
Jóhann Sigurjónsson Special Envoy on Ocean Affairs johann.sigurjonsson 545-9900
Andri Lúthersson
Brexit coordinator
andri.luthersson
545-9929
Erla Helgadóttir
Secretary to the Permanent Secretary of State
erla.helgadottir
545-9919
Björn Kjartansson Chauffeur bjorn.kjartansson 545-7970
Ambassadors and special envoys
Title
E-mail@utn.stjr.is
Telephone
Sigríður Snævarr
Ambassador
sigridur.snaevarr
545-9934
Benedikt Ásgeirsson
Ambassador
benedikt.asgeirsson
545-9931
Stefán Lárus Stefánsson
Ambassador
stefan.larus.stefansson
545-8937
Information and analysis
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Urður Gunnarsdóttir Director
urdur.gunnarsdottir 545-9974
Þurý Björk Björgvinsdóttir Specialist thury.bjorgvinsdottir 545-7423
Gunnar Salvarsson
Specialist
gunnar.salvarsson
545-7986
Human Resources Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Axel Nikulásson (on leave) Director axel.nikulasson 545-9941
Auðunn Atlason  Acting Director audunn.atlason   545-9941
Anna Ósk Kolbeinsdóttir Personnel Officer anna.osk.kolbeinsdottir 545-9914
Berglind Bragadóttir Secretary berglind.bragadottir  545-9967
GENERAL PROTOCOL AND SERVICES TO FOREIGN
Title
E-mail@utn.stjr.is
Telephone
Gunnar Pálsson
Chief of Protocol
gunnar.palsson
545-9921
Kristín Eva Sigurðardóttir
Protocol Officer
kristin.eva.sigurdardottir
545-9920
Dóra Ásgeirsdóttir
Attaché
dora.asgeirsdottir
545-8932
DIRECTORATE FOR INTERNATIONAL
AND SECURITY AFFAIRS
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Jörundur Valtýsson Director General jorundur.valtysson 545-9911
Guðmundur Árni Stefánsson  Ambassador gudmundur.a.stefansson   545-8971
Gunnar Gunnarsson  Ambassador  gunnar.gunnarsson 545-9900
Albert Jónsson
 Ambassador  albert.jonsson 545-9900
Ólöf Hrefna Kristjánsdóttir
Councellor
olof.kristjansdottir
545-9953
Vilborg Ólafsdóttir
Secretary
vilborg.olafsdottir
545-9907
UN Affairs and Gender Equality Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is  Telephone
María Mjöll Jónsdóttir
Director maria.jonsdottir545-7335
Human Rights and Bilateral Relations  Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is  
 Davíð Logi Sigurðsson  Director david.logi.sigurdsson 
 - Arctic Affairs Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone 
Árni Þór Sigurðsson Ambassador arni.thor.sigurdsson 545-9965
Tómas Orri Ragnarsson Counsellor tomas.orri.ragnarsson 545-9945
Ragnar Þorvarðarson
Specialist  ragnar.thorvardarson
545-7971
Sólrún Svandal
Specialist
solrun.svandal
545-7331
Nordic Cooperation
Title
E-mail@utn.stjr.is
Telephone
Elín Flygenring
Director
elin.flygenring
545-7435
Bryndís Kjartansdóttir
Minister Councellor
bryndis.kjartansdottir
545-8973
Hanne Fisker
Secretary
hanne.fisker
545-8972
DEFENCE DIRECTORATE
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Arnór Sigurjónsson Director  arnor.sigurjonsson 545-9966
Magnús K. Hannesson Minister Counsellor magnus.k.hannesson 545-7314 
Bjarni Vestmann
Minister Counsellor
bjarni.vestmann
545-9903
Icelandic Crisis Response Unit (ICRU)
Title
E-mail@utn.stjr.is
Telephone
Snorri Matthíasson
Specialist
snorri.matthiasson
545-7435
DIRECTORATE FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
María Erla Marelsdóttir Director General maria.erla.marelsdottir 545-7425
Finnbogi Rútur Arnarson  Minister Counsellor  finnbogi.arnarson  545-7323 
Engilbert Guðmundsson  Principal Development Adviser
engilbert.gudmundsson  545-8984 
Lilja Jónsdóttir Secretary lilja.jonsdottir 545-8981
Helga Bára Bragadóttir
Adviser
helga.bragadottir
545-7439

Bilateral Development Cooperation

     
Þórdís Sigurðardóttir
Counsellor  thordis.sigurdardottir 545-8988
Ágúst Már Ágústsson Adviser
 agust.agustsson  545-7424
Multilateral Development Cooperation Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Þórarinna Söebech Counsellor/Director  thorarinna.soebech 545-7422 
Hildigunnur Engilbertsdóttir
Adviser
hildigunnur.engilbertsdottir
545-7429
Ragnhildur Erna Arnórsdóttir
Adviser
ragnhildur.arnorsdottir
545-7427
Humanitarian Assistance
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Auðbjörg Halldórsdóttir Director audbjorg.halldorsdottir 545-7426

Evaluation

     
Davíð Bjarnason
Director
david.bjarnason
545-7974
Selma Sif Ísfeld Adviser
selma.sif.oskarsdottir 545-7985
DIRECTORATE FOR EXTERNAL TRADE
AND ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Unnur Orradóttir Ramette Director General unnur.o.ramette 545-9917
Sigrún Ásmundsdóttir
Secretary
sigrun.asmundsdottir
545-9935
Anna Katrín Vilhjálmsdóttir
Counsellor
anna.k.vilhjálmsdottir
545-9961
Una Særún Jóhannsdóttir
Specialist
una.johannsdottir
545-9936
EEA Affairs Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Finnur Þór Birgisson Counsellor finnur.birgisson 545-9943
Þóra Magnúsdóttir (on leave)
Counsellor 
thora.magnusdottir
545-7911
Hrund Hafsteinsdóttir
Director
hrund.hafsteinsdottir
545-9964
Steinlaug Högnadóttir (on leave)
Specialist (on leave)
steinlaug.hognadottir  545-9932 
Jóhanna Jónsdóttir
Advisor
johanna.jonsdottir
545-9916
Pétur Gunnarsson
Specialist
petur.gunnarsson
545-9932
Business promotion and services
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Skafti Jónsson
 Head of Cultural Affairs
 skafti.jonsson 545-7438
Auður Edda Jökulsdóttir
Director/Counsellor
audur.edda.jokulsdottir
545-7333
International Trade Negotiations
     
Bergþór Magnússon
Director
bergthor.magnusson
545-9937
Katrín Einarsdóttir
Counsellor
katrin.einarsdottir
545-8923
Brexit
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone

Gunnar Snorri Gunnarsson

 Ambassador gunnar.snorri.gunnarsson
 545-7976
DIRECTORATE FOR LEGAL AND EXECUTIVE AFFAIRS Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is   Telephone
Helga Hauksdóttir Director General helga.hauksdottir 545-9975
Jóhanna B. Bjarnadóttir Counsellor johanna.b.bjarnadottir 545-9959
Matthías Geir Pálsson Counsellor matthias.g.palsson 545-9958
Veturliði Þór Stefánsson (on leave)
Counsellor
veturlidi.stefansson
545-9900
Þorvaldur Hrafn Yngvason  Specialist  thorvaldur.hrafn.yngvason 545-9923 
Lilja Björk Tryggvadóttir (on leave)
Attaché lilja.tryggvadottir 545-9981
Kristín Aranka Þorsteinsdóttir
Secretary
kristin.a.thorsteinsdottir
545-9981
Consular services Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Svanhvít AðalsteinsdóttirSpecialist

svanhvit.adalsteinsdottir

545-9956
Lára Kristín Pálsdóttir
Specialist
lara.kristin.palsdottir
545-9926
Jóna G. Valdimarsdottir
Director
jona.valdimarsdottir
545-7428
DIRECTORATE FOR ADMINISTRATION
Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Ólafur Sigurðsson
Acting Director General olafur.sigurdsson
545-9995
Adda Björk Jónsdóttir Secretary adda.jonsdottir 545-9913
Sigurlilja Albertsdóttir Specialist sigurlilja.albertsdottir 545-9962
Petrína Bachmann Attaché petrina.bachmann 545-8974
Ingibjörg Jóna Garðarsdóttir
Secretary
 ingibjorg.gardarsdottir 545-9980
DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION FINANCES



Hannes Hauksson Counsellor hannes.hauksson 5458983
Þorgerður Gunnarsdóttir Specialist thorgerdur.gunnarsdottir 5458991
Accounting Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Elín Einarsdóttir Business Administrator elin.einarsdottir 545-9924
Gyða Hafdís Margeirsdóttir
Accountant gyda.margeirsdottir 545-7414
Sigrún Jónsdóttir
Accountant
sigrun.jonsdottir
545-7414
Margrét Eysteinsdóttir  Accountant margret.eysteinsdottir  545-7415
Svava Tryggvadóttir Accountant svava.tryggvadottir 545-7416
Elín Snæbjörnsdóttir Accountant elin.snaebjornsdottir 545-8912
Archives
Title
E-mail@utn.stjr.is
Telephone
Sigurður Þór Baldvinsson

Head archivist

sigurdur.baldvinsson545-9927
Arnfríður Arnmundsdóttir
Archivist
arnfridur.arnmundsdottir
545-8941
Martha V.L. Finnsdóttir
Archivist
martha.finnsdottir
545-9901
Rannveig Guðjónsdóttir
Archivist
rannveig.gudjonsdottir
545-9948
Valgerður Gunnarsdóttir
Archivist
valgerdur.gunnarsdottir
545-8982
 Ingunn Ásta Jónsdóttir
Archivist
ingunn.asta.jonsdottir
467-1272
SIgurdríf Jónatansdóttir
Archivist
sigurdrif.jonatansdottir
467-1272
Cafeteria Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Friðrik Sigurðsson Head Chef fridrik.sigurdsson 545-9960
Guðrún Fjóla Halldórsdóttir Deputy Head Chef gudrun.f.halldorsdottir 545-9960
Anna María Þórarinsdóttir Assistant anna.maria.thorarinsdottir 545-9960
- Information Technology Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Sigþór Hilmisson Head of IT services sightor.hilmisson 545-8927
Arngrímur Sigurdórsson Comp. Specialist arngrimur.sigurdorsson 545-7996
Höskuldur Hermannsson Comp. Specialist hoskuldur.hermannsson 545-7997
Sveinn Ævarsson Comp. Specialist sveinn.aevarsson 545-7998
Birkir Snær Mánason
Comp.Specialist
birkir.s.manason
545-7993
- Reception Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Halldór Almarsson Chauffeur halldor.almarsson 545-9925
Ingveldur Jóna Gunnarsdóttir Receptionist  ingveldur.gunnarsdottir  545-9928
 Kristján Viggósson
 Receptionist kristjan.viggosson
 545-9918
- Translation Center Title E-mail@utn.stjr.is Telephone
Kári Örlygsson
Director kari.orlygsson 545-9986
Reynir Gunnlaugsson Comp. Specialist reynir.gunnlaugsson 545-8910
Sigrún Þorgeirsdóttir (on leave)
Head of Terminology sigrun.thorgeirsdottir 545-7981
Gunnhildur Stefánsdóttir
Senior translator
gunnhildur.stefansdottir
545-8926
Björgvin R. Andersen Terminologist bjorgvin.andersen 545-8909
Hálfdan Ómar Hálfdanarson Terminologist halfdan.o.halfdanarson 545-8913
Einar Kristjánsson  Group Leader  einar.kristjansson  545-7978
  Group A - Social      
Hildur Pétursdóttir Group Leader hildur.petursdottir 545-8907
Anna María Hilmarsdóttir   Senior Translator  anna.maria.hilmarsdottir  545-8917
Guðný Eva Pétursdóttir Senior Translator   gudny.e.petursdottir 545-8902 
Sólveig Georgsdóttir Senior Translator solveig.georgsdottir 545-8911
Olav Veigar Davíðsson
Senior Translator
olav.veigar.davidsson
456-6748
  Group B - finance      
Hólmfríður Svavarsdóttir Group Leader holmfridur.svavarsdottir 545-8904
Hjörleifur Sveinbjörnsson Senior Translator hjorleifur.sveinbjornsson 545-8919
Lára Þórarinsdóttir
Senior Translator lara.thorarinsdottir 545-7496
Guðlaugur Bergmundsson
Senior Translator
gudlaugur.bergmundsson
545-8919
Hlín Hjartar Magnúsdóttir
Senior Translator
hlin.magnusdottir
545-8936
Sindri Guðjónsson
Senior Translator /
lawyer-linguist
sindri.gudjonsson
545-7312
Brynjólfur Sveinsson Translator brynjolfur.sveinsson 545-7491
Snorri Bergsson Translator snorri.bergsson 456-6748
Jón Pálsson  Translator  jon.palsson  473-1584
  Group C - science      
Þórey Einarsdóttir Group Leader thorey.einarsdottir 545-7492
Berglind Guðmundsdóttir Senior Translator berglind.gudmundsdottir 545-8906
Ásta Kristín H. Wiium Senior Translator asta.kristin.wiium 545-7973
Tinna Ingvarsdóttir Translator tinna.ingvarsdottir 545-7319
Una Ute Klapproth Valtýsdóttir Translator una.valtysdottir 545-7318
Helgi Örn Pétursson Translator   helgi.petursson  473-1584
 Vilhjálmur Árnason Translator  vilhjalmur.arnason  545-7495
  Group D - tech.      
Dagný Björk Þórgnýsdóttir
Group Leader
dagny.b.thorgnysdottir
545-9954
Hafdís Sveinsdóttir Senior Translator hafdis.sveinsdottir 545-8903
Jóhanna Gunnlaugsdóttir  Senior Translator  johanna.gunnlaugsdottir 545-8915 
Þór Tryggvason Senior Translator thor.tryggvason 545-8900
Brynjar Björnsson
Senior Translator
brynjar.bjornsson
456-6748