Sindri Sindrason - CHIEF Executive

Sindri Sindrason is CEO of CRI. He has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of CRI since 2008. He was the CEO of Pharmaco/Actavis, an international pharmaceutical company, and expanded the company into Eastern Europe through various mergers and acquisitions in the generic pharmaceutical industry. Sindri Sindrason also served as the Chairman of Eimskip, an international shipping and logistics company, and has as well served as a board member in various companies. 

Asgeir Ivarsson

ÁSGEIR ÍVARSSON - technology

Ásgeir Ívarsson is Engineering and Project Director of CRI. He has over 18 years professional experience of engineering and management work in the fields of production of renewable chemicals and fuels, waste treatment and utilisation, and energy systems. Ásgeir holds a BSc degree in Chemistry from University of Iceland, and a MScEng degree in chemical engineering from Chalmers. Before joining CRI in 2013, he worked for over 10 years at the engineering consultation firm Mannvit (being a partner from 2007) as an engineer and a project manager, and before that for over 4 years as a development engineer and a production manager at the detergent manufacturer Mjöll Frigg’s precursor companies. Ásgeir has also worked at The Science Institute of University of Iceland, and has being a part time teacher and lecturer at University of Iceland, University of Akureyri and The School for Renewable Energy Science (RES).

Benedikt Stefánsson - Business Development

Business Planning, Project Development, Partnering, Sales and Marketing. Former VP of Sales and Marketing, deCODE genetics and advisor to the Minister of Economic Affairs. M.A., C. Phil. Economics, UCLA


Gunnar Þórðarson - quality, health, safety and environment

Plant and Operation Safety and Permitting. Former technical manager at the Slippélagið, Iceland. M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London, UK.

Kristjana maria kristjansdottir - projects


Margrét Ormslev Ásgeirsdóttir - Finance, administration and hr

Margret has a M.Sc in Economics and B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Iceland. She also received a in Energy Systems and Policies from The School of Renewable Energy Science. Previous work experience includes working at Landsbankinn in corporate finance, corporate restructuring, consultation and support for new businesses, business development and marketing; and at a consulting engineers firm in procurement management and implementing ISO 9001 quality system.

ÓMAR SIGURBJÖRNSSON - sales and marketing

Ómar Sigurbjörnsson joined Carbon Recycling International in 2009 as a research scientist and has Ómar Sigurbjörnsson joined Carbon Recycling International in 2009 as a research scientist and served as the Director of Research and Development from 2010-2016. His responsibilities included the management of research projects, laboratory and pilot plant operations, application engineering for project development as well as the company's intellectual property. Ómar received his M.Sc. degree in Physical Chemistry from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver and a B.Sc. degree in Chemistry from the University of Iceland. Previously he has worked as an academic researcher and in the aluminium industry in Iceland..