Einar K. Gušfinnsson
Date of Birth: December 2nd, 1955
Telephone: +354 5630 500
Party: Independence Party
Member of Althingi for the Westfjord Constituency 1991-2003 and for the Northwest Constituency since 2003.
Vice-Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Independence Party since 2010 and 1999-2003. Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Independence Party 2003-2005.
Member of the Welfare Committee 2012-2013. Member of the Industrial Affairs Committee 2011-2013.Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union 2009-2013 (Vice-Chairman 2010-2011).Member of the Fisheries and Agriculture Committee 2009-2011. Member of the Education Committee 2009.Member of the Economy and Trade Committee 2000-2003 (Chairman 2003).Member of the Fisheries Committee 1999-2005 (Chairman 1999-2003). Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 1999-2005. Member of the Transport and Communications Committee 19951999 (Chairman 1995-1999). Member of the Social Affairs Committee 19911999. Member of the Agriculture Committee 19911995. Member of the Budget Committee 19911995. Member of the Althingi Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs 19992003 (Chairman 1999-2000). Member of the Credentials Committee 1999-2005 (Chairman 1999-2003). Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the Conference of Parlamentarians of the Arctic Region 2004-2005 (Chairman 2004-2005).Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the IPU 1991-2005 (Chairman 1998-2005).
Minister of Fisheries 2005-2007, Minister of Acriculture 2007, Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture 2008-2009.