Hannes J Hafstein

Hannes J Hafstein

Reykjavik Reykjanesbaer

Hannes J. Hafstein is born in Reykjavik, Iceland in 1971


Certificate in Corporate Finance from the Securities and Investment Institute, London, in 2005

Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science 2000. Subject Grouping: Corporate and Commercial Law.

District Court Attorney 1998
Candidatus juris from the Law Faculty of the University of Iceland in 1996


Professional Experience:

Attorney at Law at Pacta Law Office from November 2013

Partner at Facta Legal Services from 2011 to November 2013

Director of Legal Advisory of Landsbankinn hf. from October 2008 to December 2010

Head of Unit, Legal Advisory, Investment Banking at Landsbanki Islands hf. from July 2007 to October 2008
Senior Legal Adviser at Landsbanki Islands hf. from May 2004 to July 2007

Senior Attorney, Credit Markets at the Financial Supervisory Authority, Iceland, from October 2000 to May 2004

Associate at GAJ Law Firm from May 1996 to September 1999

Hannes has participated in a number of ad hoc governmental committees and worked within the Icelandic Financial Services Association for the purposes of creating or reviewing legislation in the field of financial services