Gunnar Gunnarsson f. 16.03.1948
Gunnar Gunnarsson, born 16 March 1948 in Reykjavík, Iceland
1979-1987 Director, Icelandic Commission on Security and International Affairs
1978-1987 Lecturer in International Politics, University of Iceland
1987-1991 Assistant Professor in International Politics, University of Iceland
1989-1991 Adviser to the Minister for Foreign Affairs
1991-1992 Political Director, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
1992-1993 Ambassador to the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe, Vienna
1994-1998 Ambassador to the Russian Federation. Ambassador to Ukraine, Georgia, Moldovo, Bulgaria, Romania and Mongolia, resident in Moscow
1998-2001 Ambassador, Political Department, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
2001-2002 Director of Defence Department, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
2002-2008 Ambassador and Permanent Representative to NATO and the WEU, Brussels, and OPCW, The Hague
2008-2011 Ambassador, Political Department, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
2011 - Ambassador to Sweden.
Diplom Politologe, Freie universität Berlin, 1978
Married to Unnur Ulfarsdottir. They have two daughters.