Experience, strengths

Hallgrimur has extensive knowledge and long experience of organisation, management and functioning of statistical systems and national statistical institutes, of international statistical cooperation and of statistical development. He has served as a chair or member of numerous government commissions and been a member of the board of directors of private firms. He has been very active in international cooperation in economics and statistics, in particular under the umbrella of the UN and the European Statistical System. During his career as a private consultant, Hallgrimur has undertaken consultancy work in official statistics and statistical capacity building in several countries and for various organizations.