Eva Soley Gudbjornsdottir, has requested to step down from her function as Chief Monetary Officer of Icelandair Group. Eva Soley joined Icelandair Group early 2019 and has since then been instrumental within the Firm’s efforts by means of unprecedented challenges, such because the in depth monetary restructuring final yr which was finalized with a profitable share providing. Moreover, Eva Soley has led the whole re-organization of the Firm’s finance division.
Ivar S. Kristinsson has been appointed interim Chief Monetary Officer of Icelandair Group and joins the Firm’s Govt Committee with speedy impact. Ivar has lately held numerous management positions at Icelandair, i.e. as Chief Fleet and Community Officer, and previous to that as Director inside Finance. He was the Director of Operations at Promens in 2006-2008, after having labored as Challenge Supervisor in IT and Useful resource Administration at Icelandair because the yr 2000. Ivar holds an M.Sc. Diploma in Industrial Engineering from the College of Iceland and MBA in Company Finance from the College of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Eva Soley will proceed to work with the Firm over the subsequent weeks to make sure a easy transition.
Bogi Nils Bogason, President & CEO of Icelandair Group:
„I wish to thank Eva Soley for her nice contribution to the Firm and want her all the very best for the longer term. Her efforts have been invaluable in getting Icelandair Group by means of very difficult working situations over the previous two and a half years. We, nonetheless, respect her private choice of stepping down. On the identical time, I welcome Ivar S. Kristinsson to a brand new function. He is aware of the Firm nicely and has in depth expertise in finance and aviation, having performed a number one function within the funding and the event of Icelandair Group’s fleet technique up to now years.“
Eva Soley Gudbjornsdottir, Chief Monetary Officer of Icelandair Group:
„I’m very proud to have had the distinctive alternative to work for Icelandair Group with the excellent administration staff and staff through the difficult occasions we’ve got been confronted with whereas I’ve served as Chief Monetary Officer. I’ve determined to alter course at this level and subsequently made this tough private choice. I want Icelandair Group and my colleagues all the very best for the longer term and look ahead to supporting the Firm as a proud shareholder.“
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