New Chief Economist appointed in Iceland

The Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Iceland has appointed Arnor Sighvatsson Chief Economist and Director of the Economics Department, effective from 23 June.

Arnor Sighvatsson has been Deputy Chief Economist at the Central Bank of Iceland since 1995. From 1993-95 he was assistant to an Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund in Washington and he has also worked as an instructor at Northern Illinois University, where he earned a PhD in Economics in 1990.

Arnor Sighvatsson