The Iceland Conference

Atli Jonsson, Sigurdur

Chief Executive Officer


Sigurdur Atli Jonsson joined Kvika (formerly MP banki) as its chief executive officer in July 2011. A co-founder of ALFA Securities, he served as its chief financial officer from 2004 untill 2011. Before that, he was chief executive officer of Landsbréf and managing director and head of capital management at Landsbanki Íslands. He began his financial markets career at Landsbréf in 1994, after having worked at the National Economics Institute in Iceland. He has also taught finance at Reykjavík University (2003 to 2007). Mr Jonsson has served as a board member for several entities, including the Iceland Stock Exchange, the Icelandic Securities Depository, Heritable Bank in the UK, the life insurance firm Líftryggingafélag Íslands, Atorka Group, Icelandair Group, the Icelandic Financial Services Association, and Landsvaki. He has an MA in economics from Queen's University in Canada and a BSc in economics from the University of Iceland.

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Tue 12 Apr 2016

The Waldorf Hilton, London