Takanawa welcomes new COO, Ms. Lilja D. Jonsdottir

20. April 2022

Takanawa welcomes today Ms. Lilja Dögg Jónsdóttir who has joined the team as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Takanawa. While based in Iceland, Lilja will work across all of Takanawa´s markets, supporting and leading the continued growth of Takanawa´s business. 

Lilja brings to Takanawa a broad array of expertise in the fields of business and technology. Most recently she worked as a policy specialist for the Office of the Prime Minister, leading the design and implementation of Iceland´s new policy on Artificial Intelligence. Before that Lilja spent a decade in Boston (USA) where she completed an MBA degree from Harvard Business School before entering the startup scene there, first at a venture foundry and later at a later stage startup. 

News about Lilja's appointment reach the news in Iceland as can be seen here. (Only in Icelandic)

We are thrilled to welcome Lilja to the team!