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Iceland National Military Representative

Commodore Ásgrímur L. Ásgrímsson

Professional Career:

2023National Military Representative SHAPE, JFC Brunssum and USEUCOM, Iceland Deputy Representative to NATO's Military Committee
2011 - 2023Chief of Operations and Deputy Director General of the Icelandic Coast Guard
2005 - 2011Deputy Chief of Operations and commanding officer of the operation / maritime traffic centre / JRCC in Reykjavik
1997 - 2005Commanding officer of survey vessel Baldur and head of hydrographic survey division
1991 - 2006Icelandic Coast Guard liaison officer to the USA lead Iceland Defence Force
1988 - 1997Navigation officer onboard ICG ships and the ICG aviation division
1987 - 1988Navigation officer / deck watch officer with the USCG
1989Graduated from the US Naval Oceanographic Office Hydrographic Surveying and Charting School as a Hydrographic Surveyor
1987Graduated from USCG Academy as B.Sc. in Management and navigation officer qualification

Married to Ólöf Guðrún Hafsteinsdóttir. Five grown up sons and daughters and three grandchildren.

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