The Embassy of Iceland in Brussels is Iceland’s largest foreign post, mainly due to the extent of Iceland's relations with the European Union. These include Iceland‘s participation in the EEA Agreement, the Schengen Convention and various other European relations.
The Embassy is in addition accredited as a bilateral embassy to Belgium, Luxembourg, The Netherlands and San Marino.
Information about Iceland's consulates in the embassy's jurisdiction can be found below.
|Anna Pála Sverrisdóttir||First Secretaryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Auður Rán Þorgeirsdóttir||Counsellor (MRN)||email@example.com|
|Francis G. Aquino||Chauffeurfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Hafdís Ólafsdóttir||Counsellor (FOR)||email@example.com|
|Helga A. Haraldsdóttir||Counsellor (ANR)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Katrín Sverrisdóttir||Director of EEA Cooperationemail@example.com|
|Lilja Borg Viðarsdóttir||Counsellor (DMR)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Maríanna Jónasdóttir||Counsellor (FJR)||email@example.com|
|Ólafur Friðriksson||Counsellor (ANR)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Þórður Jónsson||Deputy Chief of Missionemail@example.com|
|Þorvaldur Hrafn Yngvason||First Secretaryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Born 25 January 1955 in Reykjavík. Divorced, three grown-up children
Acting Director-General, Directorate for External Trade and Economic Affairs, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, 2018
Chief of Protocol, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, 2015 - 2017
Ambassador of Iceland to Norway 2011 – 2015. Ambassador to Greece, Egypt and Iran, resident in Oslo
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Iceland to the United Nations, New York, 2009 – 2011
Ambassador of Iceland to India 2007 – 2008. Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Singapore, Nepal, Maldives and Mauritius, resident in New Delhi
Director, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Reykjavík 2002 - 2006
Chairman, Senior Arctic Officials (SAO) of the Arctic Council, 2002 - 2004
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Iceland to NATO and WEU, Brussels, and OPCW, The Hague, 1998 - 2002
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Iceland to the United Nations, New York, 1994-1998
Deputy Permanent Under-Secretary for Political Affairs, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Reykjavík, 1992-1994
Ambassador to the Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe (CSCE), the negotiations on Confidence and Security-Building Measures (CSBM) and the negotiations on Conventional Forces in Europe (CFE), Vienna, 1991-1992
Counsellor, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Reykjavík, 1988-1990
Member of the International Staff of NATO, Political Directorate, Brussels, 1986-1988
First Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Reykjavík, 1984-1986
Journalist at the daily Morgunblaðið 1977-1978 and periodically 1979-1983
Ph.D. in Political Science, University at Buffalo, New York, 1984. M.A. in Philosophy, The National University of Ireland, University College, Dublin, 1979, B.A. (Hon.) in Politics and Philosophy, The National University of Ireland, University College Dublin 1977
Languages: Fluent in English, Norwegian and Icelandic. Reading knowledge in German and French
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