Haraldur Thordarson



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Haraldur Thordarson is the CEO of Fossar Markets.

Haraldur has an extensive experience working within the financial industry. He was Managing Director of Capital Markets at Straumur Investment Bank from 2011 until 2015 and sat on the bank’s Management Board during the same period. Haraldur played a key role in developing the bank’s growth strategy and new business opportunities. In the years 2007 until 2010 Haraldur was the Group Treasurer of Exista hf, an Icelandic financial service group, and Head of Funding at the same company from 2006. Before that Haraldur worked within the Treasury function at Kaupthing Bank.

Haraldur holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration from Reykjavik University and a Global Executive MBA degree from IESE Business School. He is also a certified securities broker.