We focus a lot on that Gagnaveita Reykjavíkur is a great workplace

Gagnaveita Reykjavíkur

Human resources

The guiding line for our staff is to be honest, progressive and economical. There are 60 official staff members in the company but the company also works with several contractors. In total we have over 200 people working with the company. Our employees have incredible knowledge in their own specialties and technology as well as having varied education that benefits our customers. But most importantly we want Gagnaveita Reykjavíkur to be a great workplace.


Erling Freyr Guðmundsson

CEO of Reykjavik Fibre Network

Erling Freyr Guðmundsson is CEO of Reykjavik Fibre Network.

Dagný Jóhannesdóttir

Director of Project management and Delivery

Dagný Jóhannesdóttir is director of Project Management and delivery.

Jón Ingi Ingimundarson

Director of Technology

Jón Ingi Ingimundarson is director of Technology.

Kjartan Ari Jónsson

Director of Fibre network

Kjartan Ari Jonsson director of Fibre network.

Board Members

Bjarni Bjarnason

Chairman of the board

Mr. Bjarni Bjarnason, The CEO of Reykjavík Energy (OR) is also the chairman of the board at RFN (Gagnaveita Reykjavíkur). Mr. Bjarnason holds a B.Sc. in Geology from the University of Iceland (1981) and a licentiat in mining engineering from Luleå University of Technology (1986). Before joining OR, Bjarnason was CEO of Landsvirkjun Power. He has held various senior, managerial positions in his professional career, including Technical Director of the Icelandic Drilling Company LTD, Director of the Silican Plant at Mývatnssveit and CEO of Elkem Iceland. Mr. Bjarnason is Vice President of the International Hydropower Association.

Jóna Björk Helgadóttir

Board member

Jóna Björk Helgadóttir, supreme court lawyer, is a board member of Reykjavik Fibre Network. Jona Bjork was one of the senior lawyers at the Icelandic Competition Authority in 1995-2001. She worked as a clerk for the Supreme Court Justices in 2001-2006. Attorney at Landslog since 2006, partner since 2008. She sat on the Board of the Icelandic Competition Authority from 2005 until 2008. Chairman of the Appellate Committee for Electronic Communications and Postal Affairs from 2009-2013. Head of the Appellate Committee of Maternity and Paternity Leave Matters from 2009-2013. Vice president of the Icelandic Bar Association 2013-2015.

Ingvar Stefánsson

Board member

Ingvar Stefánsson is CFO of Reykjavik Energy and a board member of Reykjavik Fibre Network. He has a B.Sc. degree in business and a M.A. in finance and management. He was the human resource director of ESSO Iceland for 8 ears, head of corporate business at Olíufélagið, professor at the Bifröst University and finally CEO of Íslandsbanki financing.