Phone: +354 56-09-000
Company type: Private
Key investors: Thorsteinn Mar Baldvinsson
Subsidiaries: Framherji, Deutsche Fishfang Union GmbH (DFFU), Cuxhavener Reederei, Icefresh GmbH, Atlantex, Arctic Navigations, Ice Fresh Seafood UK, Onward, Seagold, UK Fisheries, Samherji fiskeldi, Newfound Resources, Eimskipafélag Íslands (Eimskip), Collins Seafood
Brands: Ice Fresh Seafood
Thorsteinn Mar Baldvinsson, CEO
Jón Rafn Ragnarsson, CFO
Founded in 1983, Samherji has grown to be one of the world’s most global and diverse fishing companies. Today, the group -- which was publicly listed in Iceland until 2007 -- owns 100 percent of six Icelandic subsidiaries, and less than 50 percent in three others.