Board of Directors
The Board of Directors (the Board) comprises seven non-executive directors, and two alternates, all of whom are elected at each AGM for a term of one year.
The Board is the supreme authority over the Bank’s affairs subject to shareholders’ meetings, unless otherwise provided for by law or in the Articles of Association. The Board sets the Bank‘s general strategy and instructs the CEO on its implementation and execution. It also has a supervisory role in overseeing that the Bank‘s organization and activities comply at all times with the pertinent regulatory provisions and sound business practices.
The Rules of Procedure of the Board are adopted in accordance with Article 70 of the Act on Public Limited Companies No 2/1995 and Article 54 of the Act on Financial Undertakings No 161/2002. According to its Rules of Procedure, at meetings of the Board the presence of at least five members of the Board is required to constitute a quorum.
- Herdís Gunnarsdóttir, since April 2016
- Pálmi Kristinsson, since April 2016
Last updated 14 June 2016