Born in Reykjavík, Iceland 24th. December 1959.
Graduated from Commercial College in Business Management 1978 and from Breiðholt Comprehensive School in Business Administration with Computing 1980.
Has worked for Icelandic Government and local government in the UK.
Now freelancing as a translator/interpreter/localizer/proofreader and copywriter.
Married in 2009 to Jane Kristjánsson, and they have 2 children, a girl and a boy.