Bio: Magnús is born and raised in Kópavogur the largest town in Iceland. He has a degree in International Affairs from the Commercial College of Iceland and recently was the Regional Director for Students for Liberty in Northern-Europe. He joined SFL in 2015 as a Local Coordinator for Iceland and in 2016 he started the Association of Liberal Upper Secondary Students and organized the first Summer Liberty Academy. He organized the Regional Conference in Iceland in 2018 which gained him the title of Top Global Leader at LibertyCon in Washington DC last January. Recently he joined SFL staff in North America as the North American Programs Associate through the Koch Associate Program.
Favorite Figures in Liberty: Frédéric Bastiat, Voltaire and Davíð Oddsson
On Students For Liberty: “Students for Liberty is a young, vibrant organization with countless opportunities to offer young students and ambitious individuals. Without a doubt it will build up the strongest network of pro-liberty leaders in academia, business and politics for decades to come.”