Svafa Grönfeldt, Part Time Lecturer

School:School of Social Sciences / Department of Business Administration / MBA 

Curriculum Vitae

Doctor of Philosophy Industrial Relations
London School of Economics 1997-2000

Master of Science Technical and Professional Communication
Florida Institute of Technology 1994-1995

Bachelor of Arts Political Science and Mass Communication
University of Iceland 1988-1990

Associated Arts Degree in Art and Languages
Breidholt Community Collage 1982-1987

Reykjavik University 2007 – currently

Board of Directors
Ossur 2008 – currently
A leading Global company in non-invasive orthopaedics; advanced and innovative technologies within the fields of prosthetics, braces, supports and compression therapy.

Board of Directors
Alvogen Pharmaceuticals - currently

Board of Directors
Landsbankinn hf. 2007- 2008

Deputy to the CEO
Actavis Group 2005-2007

Chief Executive of Strategy and Organizational Development
Actavis Group 2004-2005

Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration University of Iceland 1997-2007
(Leadership studies in undergraduate, MSc and MBA programs)

Managing Director and Managing Partner
IMG Gallup/Deloitte 1995-2004

Comprehensive applied research experience:Gallup

Major publications
Book on Service Leadership (2006) Sage Publication. Co-author Dr. Judy Strother.

Extensive public speaking experience 1995-2008

Lectures, seminars, work shops and motivational speaking in Europe, Asia and USA

RU teaching record

2021-1V-880-FPINFinal Project: Innovation
2020-3V-880-FPIDFinal Project: Introduction
2020-1V-880-FPINFinal Project: Innovation
2019-3V-880-FPW1Final Project: Workshop 1