Speaker Profile


Job TitleMayor

Company NameCity of Reykjavík


Dagur B. Eggertsson (born 19 June 1972) M.D. is the Mayor of Reykjavík City, serving from 16 June 2014. Dagur studied, trained and worked as a physician and holds a master's degree in Human Rights and International Law from the University of Lund in Sweden. Dagur was elected to the Reykjavík City Council in 2002. He chaired the Executive Committee from 2010 to 2014. Dagur was elected mayor in the municipal elections of spring 2014. He was re-elected in 2018. Dagur grew up in Reykjavík and is married to Arna Dögg Einarsdóttir, a medical doctor. They have four children.

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