Executive Board

Ólafur Þór Jóhannesson

  • CEO
  • TOOK SEAT 2022”

“Ólafur Þór is the CEO of SKEL Investments. He was formerly Chief Financial Officer and Vice CEO of Skeljungur hf. Ólafur has been an independent consultant since 2018 and has served on various company boards during this same time. Prior to that, he held the position of CFO and Vice-CEO of Basko ehf., from 2012-2018. Ólafur was the CEO of Miðengi ehf., a holding company owned by Íslandsbanki, 2010-2012. From 2006-2010 he was CFO of Teymi hf., which was a listed company on the Icelandic Stock Exchange. From 1996-2006, Ólafur worked in the audit practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers, the last few years as a full partner. During this period, he was a member of the University CPA Examination committee. Ólafur has a cand.oecon degree in business from the University of Iceland and is a certified public accountant.”