Geir H. Haarde

Geir H. Haarde
  • Chairman of the Independence Party 2005-2009. 
  • Date of Birth: April 8th, 1951
  • Party: Independence Party

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Reykjavík Constituency 1987-2003 and for the Reykjavík South Constituency 2003-2009.

Party group

  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Independence Party 1991-1998.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Althingi Foreign Affairs Committee 1991-1998 (Chairman 1995-1998).
  • Member of the Althingi Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs 1992-1997.
  • Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the IPU 1988-1998 (Chairman1988-1998).
  • Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the Nordic Council 1991-1998 (Chairman 1991-1992).

Ministerial Career

  • Prime Minister 2006-2009.
  • Minister of Statistics Iceland 2006-2008.
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs 2005-2006.
  • Minister of Finance 1998-2005.