Executive team

Jóhann Guðbjargarson

CEO
joi@plaio.io

Jóhann Guðbjargarson has a BSc degree in computer science from Reykjavík University. Jóhann is a proven expert in software engineering, with a unique expertise in advanced data processing systems and interactive user-interfaces. He worked for 13 years for the engineering and software company AGR, mostly as a development manager but later as head of business development. He co-founded Rhino-Aviation in 2013 and worked with companies such as Icelandair, Accenture and Lufthansa.

Dr. Hlynur Stefánsson

Project Management

Hlynur Stefánsson holds a PhD degree in engineering from Imperial College London and a professor position at Reykjavik University. Dr Stefansson is an established expert in developing and applying AI methods for the automation of planning and scheduling processes in the pharmaceutical industry. Dr Stefansson has worked as a consultant for various pharmaceutical companies and is currently a board member of 3Z Pharmaceuticals.

Dr. Eyjólfur Ingi Ásgeirsson

ML / AI / Data Science

Eyjólfur Ingi Ásgeirsson has a PhD degree in operations research from Columbia University, New York. Dr. Ásgeirsson research focus is on scheduling, machine learning, optimization and approximation algorithms. In addition to academic work, Dr. Ásgeirsson has worked as an industry consultant for solving scheduling, planning and rostering problems.

Árni Hrannar Haraldsson

Board member

Árni Hrannar Haraldsson has over 20 years of experience in Supply Chain, Business Development, and Commercial Operations at Xantis Pharma, Actavis, Allergan, and Teva. Arni has held various executive roles throughout his career and has been responsible for multinational Supply Chains and launches globally.