Hrund Rudolfsdottir, CEO
Mrs. Hrund Rudolfsdottir is the CEO of Veritas as from October 15, 2013. She succeeded Mr. Hreggvidur Jonsson, the main shareholder of Veritas, who had been the CEO of Veritas since 2002. Previously Mrs. Rudolfsdottir was Corporate Director of Human Resources at Marel Food Systems Corporate. She has held various leadership positions in the past, including Director of operation and investments at Moderna Finance ehf./Milestone ehf., CEO for L&H Holding (part of the Milestone group) responsible for all its investments within the health, retail and pharmaceutical sector, both in Iceland as well as abroad, CEO for Lyf & heilsa hf. (the second largest chain of pharmacies in Iceland) and Chief of Operation at Lyf & heilsa hf. Mrs. Rudolfsdottir also serves on the boards of various companies and committees, both in Iceland and abroad. She holds a Master of Science degree from Copenhagen Business School and a Cand.Oecon. degree, with Management as a major degree, from the University of Iceland.
Kjartan Steinsson, CFO
Mr. Steinsson has over 20 years’ experience in finance and operations. He joined Vistor in 2007 and later Veritas in 2008. He is responsible for its Finance-, Service- and IT- departments. Previously, from 1997 to 2006, he was Financial Manager at Asbjorn Olafsson ehf., an import and wholesale company in Iceland, and he held the position of General Manager at the Icelandic Youth Hostel Association from 1992 to 1997. Mr. Steinsson holds a Cand.Oecon. degree, with Finance as a major degree, from the University of Iceland.
Petur Veigar Petursson, Dept. Manager of Internal Services/HR Manager
Mr. Petursson joined Veritas in 2016 and managed the implementation of Lean management within Veritas and subsidiaries. Previously he worked as a BI and training manager at Rio Tinto (ISAL). Mr. Petursson holds a B.Sc. degree from Iceland University of education and a M.Sc. degree in HRM from University of Iceland.
Hakonia Johanna Gudmundsdottir, Dept. Manager of IT
Ms. Gudmundsdottir joined Veritas early 2017. She has extensive experience in management and IT and has previously worked as Head of Development, Account Manager and Managing Director at Islandsbanki, Kaupthing and Arion bank. Ms. Gudmundsdottir has a MBA degree from the University of Edinburgh, UK and a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Iceland.