Gentle Giants - Kjartan Jakob Valdimarsson - Captain

Name: Kjartan Jakob Valdimarsson.

Position: Captain.

Place and date of birth: Hauganes, Iceland, 24th August 1961.

Hometown: Akureyri.

Star sign: Virgo.

Education: Navigational licence, Icelandic College of Fisheries, Quality Control.

Languages: Icelandic and English.

Experience: Worked at sea for 43 years. Started working for Gentle Giants in 2021.

Interests: Outdoor, fishing and hunting.

Favourite Icelandic food: Lamb meat, traditional "siginn fiskur", stingray and lumpfish.

Favourite foreign food: Italian food.

Favourite band / singer: Bon Jovi, Foreigner, Queen.

Football / soccer team: KA, Manchester United, AC Milan.

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