Insurance clerk Samvinn Cooperative Insurance Company, Reykjavik, Iceland, 1953-1958, manager reinsurance department, 1958-1964, director underwriting department, 1964-1965. Assistant to director general KEA, The Cooperative Society Eyjafjordur (Iceland), 1965-1970, deputy director, 1970-1971, director general, since 1971, also chairman board directors various subsidiary companies. Vice chairman board Samvinn Group of Insurance Companies, since 1977, Esso Oil Corporation Iceland, 1978-1987, chairman board directors, since 1987.
Managing director National Bank Iceland, since 1989. Chairman board directors Federation of Iceland Cooperative Societies, since 1978, secretary, 1975-1978.