Name: Hallgrímur Guðmundsson.
Place and date of birth: Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland, 6th December 1962.
Hometown: Akureyri, Iceland.
Star sign: Sagittarius.
Education: Elementary school leaving certificate Höfn í Hornafirði. Two years at the Navigation College in Westman Islands, Master of fishing vessels - unlimited, with honours. STCW Basic Safety Training and Crowd- and Crisis Management. Courses in sales and marketing operational program.
Languages: Icelandic and English.
Experience: I started 14 years old at sea and have been a fisherman ever since. Became a captain on fishing vessels only 18 years old. Started working as a captain for Gentle Giants in 2015.
Interests: Spending time with my family, fishing, whale watching, everything that the wild nature has to offer and going up to the highlands and glaciers on large modified four-wheel drive jeeps.
Favourite Icelandic food: Lamb, fish and old fashioned Icelandic food.
Favourite foreign food: Almost everything that I cannot get in Iceland.
Favourite band / singer: Of Monsters and Men, The Verve, U2, Céline Dion and all kinds of metal rock.
Football / soccer team: Liverpool, Barcelona and ÍBV.