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Daði Kristjánsson

Daði Kristjánsson
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Managing Director - Founding Partner

Dadi Kristjansson is the CEO and a founding partner of Viska Digital Assets, bringing over 17 years of experience in the financial markets. His career has predominantly focused on securities brokerage. Dadi has been a crypto investor for over 5 years, starting his investment journey alongside his job in traditional finance in 2019 which eventually led to the creation of Viska in 2022.

Before founding Viska Digital Assets, Dadi was a securities broker and partner at Fossar Investment Bank from 2018 to 2022. Prior to that, he held a similar position at Arctica Finance from 2015 to 2018. At H.F. Securities, he served as the CEO and Managing Director of Capital Markets from 2010 to 2015. Dadi began his career at Icebank, working as an FX and Derivatives broker from 2007 to 2009.

Throughout his career, Dadi has amassed extensive experience as an equities broker and bond broker, managing bond issues for various municipalities and companies in Iceland. He has also been involved in many of the largest equity deals in Iceland in recent years, further establishing his expertise and reputation in the industry.

Dadi holds an M.Sc in Financial Economics and a B.Sc in Industrial Engineering from the University of Iceland. Additionally, he is a certified securities broker in Iceland.

Dadi's extensive experience and academic background have equipped him with the skills and knowledge necessary to navigate and lead in the dynamic world of digital assets.