Steingrímur J. Sigfússon
Date of Birth: August 4th, 1955
Telephone: +354 5630 500
Party: Left-Green Movement
Member of Althingi for the North Eastern Constituency 1983-2003 and for the Northeast Constituency since 2003. Deputy Speaker of Althingi since 2013.
Chairman of the Parliamentary group of the People's Alliance 1987–1988. Chairman of the Left-Green Movement 1999-2013.
Member of the Economic Affairs and Trade Committee since 2013. Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the Nordic Council since 2013, 2006-2007 and 1996-2005.
Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 1999-2009. Member of the Social Affairs Committee 1999-2003.Member of the Economy and Trade Committee 1991–1999.Member of the Fisheries Committee 1991-1998 (Chairman 1995–1998). Member of the Althingi Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs 2004-2005. Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe 2007-2009.Member of the PACE Committee on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men 2008-2009 (Chairman 2008-2009). Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the West Nordic Council 1991–1995.
Minister of Industries and Innovation 2012-2013. Minister of Economic Affairs and of Fisheries and Agriculture 2011-2012. Minister of Finance 2009-2011. Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture 2009.Minister of Agriculture and Communications 1988–1991.