Our customer-centric and decentralised approach means, among other things, that we strongly believe that the power lies in the countries where our customers and our employees are located. Our leaders primary mission is to develop ur talents so that we continually take Advania and our customers to the next level.
Gestur G. Gestsson is the chairman of the board. He was the Group CEO of Advania from 2009 to 2019 and has extensive management and board experience in IT and telecommunications. Previously, he was the CMO and later CTO at Vodafone Iceland, CMO of the interactive gaming company Betware and CEO of the Icelandic pioneering ISP Margmiðlun. He has served as Chairman of the Board of top-level domain registry Internet in Iceland and had the same position at Vodafone in the Faroe Islands. Gestur holds a degree in Political Science and Economics from the University of Iceland.
Mikael was previously CEO of Advania Sweden, Director of Advania Sourcing and BU Manager of Advania Consulting.
Deputy Group CEO
Lilja Brynja Skúladóttir
Previously she worked at KPMG and Icelandic Group Ltd, which is listed on the Icelandic stock exchange.
Head of M&A
CEO Advania Sweden
He was CEO and previously Sales & Marketing Director of Caperio and CEO of OBH Nordica AB and CEO of Portal AB.
CEO Advania Norway
He joined Advania as Director of Sales and Marketing from Bluegarden AS, where he held the same position. Previously he was a sales manager at Bluegarden and Key account Manager at Atea.
CEO Advania Iceland
Ægir Már Þórisson
Previously he was Director of human resources at the company and Managing Director of consulting at Capacent.
CEO Advania Finland
Previously the CEO and Senior partner of Vintor Oy. Before joining Vintor he held various positions within Telecom Operator.
CEO Advania Denmark
He founded Kompetera in 2004 and served as the company's CEO for 16 years. Before that, he founded and directed Commitment Data A/S and served as a key account manager at Complet/Merkantil Data.