Eimskipafélag Íslands

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Eimskipafélag Íslands
Privately held company
Founded 1914
Headquarters Reykjavík, Iceland
Key people
Gylfi Sigfusson (CEO)
Products Shipping and logistics
Website www.eimskip.com

Eimskipafélag Íslands (The Icelandic Steamship Company) was founded on January 17th 1914, making it the oldest shipping company in Iceland. Eimskip has offices in 19 countries worldwide as well as agents in other locations.

Eimskip is responsible for the first leg of seaborne traffic between North America and Greenland, prior to Royal Arctic hauling it from Reykjavik to Nuuk.[1]


  • Gylfi Sigfússon, Eimskip President/CEO
  • Hilmar Pétur Valgarðsson, Eimskip Vice President / Finance and administration
  • Bragi Þór Marinósson, Eimskip Vice President / International
  • Matthías Matthíasson, Eimskip Vice President / Transportation services
  • Ásbjörn Skúlason, Eimskip Vice President / Ship Management
  • Guðmundur Nikulásson, Eimskip Vice President / Domestic

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