Guðjón A. Kristjánsson

Guðjón A. Kristjánsson
  • Chairman of the Liberal Party 2003-2009. 
  • Date of Birth: July 5th, 1944
  • Party: Liberal Party

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Westfjords Constituency 1999-2003 and for the Northwest Constituency 2003-2009.

Party group

  • Vice-Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Liberal Party 2009.
  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Liberal Party 1999-2004.

Present committees

  • Member of the Committee on the Budget 2006-2009.
  • Member of the Committee on Transport and Communications 2003-2009.
  • Member of the Althingi Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs (latter) 2009.
  • Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the West Nordic Council 2007-2009.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Committee on General Affairs 2001-2003.
  • Member of the Committee on Fisheries 1999-2003.
  • Member of the Althingi Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs 2004-2005.
  • Member of the Committee on Credentials 2003-2007.

Political party career

Member of various organisations concerning fisheries and sheamanship. Chairman of Bylgjan, organisation for Captains and Ship\'s Officiers, 1975-1984. President of the Merchant Navy and Fishing Vessels Officers\' Guild 1983-1999, member of the board 1979-1999.