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Sig­ríð­ur Guð­munds­dótt­ir new HR Mana­ger at Lands­bank­inn

5 January 2022

Sigríður Guðmundsdóttir has been hired as Landsbankinn’s HR Manager.

Sigríður has around 15 years’ experience of human resources management. In 2017 to 2020, she was HR Manager at Eimskip. She was previously an HR consultant at Eimskip and Project Manager of Job Development. Sigríður has also worked as a consultant for Attentus and today is Managing Director of the Education and Training Service Centre (ETSC).

Sigríður holds an MBA from the University of Iceland. She has completed an Executive Coaching programme at Reykjavik University, holds a diploma in Education and Management from the University of Iceland and a B.Ed. degree from the University of Akureyri.

Sigríður will lead the powerful team in the Bank’s Human Resources department as of the beginning of February.

We thank our previous HR Manager, Baldur Gísli Jónsson, for his good work in the past 11 years and wish him all the best, both privately and professionally. 

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