Katrín Jakobsdóttir

Katrín Jakobsdóttir
  • Prime Minister. 
  • Chair of the Left-Green Movement since 2013 
  • Ministry: Prime Minister's Office
  • Date of Birth: February 1st, 1976
  • Party: Left-Green Movement

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Reykjavík North Constituency since 2007.

Party group

  • Deputy Chair of the Left-Green Movement's parliamentary group 2007–2009.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Economic Affairs and Trade Committee 2015–2017.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly 2017.
  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2014–2015.
  • Member of the Environment and Communications Committee 2013–2014.
  • Member of the Education Committee 2007–2009.
  • Member of the Economy and Taxation Committee 2007–2009.
  • Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the EFTA and EEA Parliamentary Committees 2014–2016.
  • Member of the EU-Iceland joint Parliamentary Committee 2014–2016 (Deputy Chair 2014–2016).
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the West Nordic Council 2013–2014.

Ministerial career

  • Prime Minister since 2017.
  • Minister of Education, Science and Culture 2009–2013.
  • Minister for Nordic Cooperation 2009–2013.