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Managing Director of the Post and Telecom Administrationis Hrafnkell V. Gíslason

Management Board consists of the Managing Director and Heads of Divisions

Two specialist Teams operate within PTA; CERT-IS and a market analysis team


is responsible for the day to day management of PTA´s offices. It also oversees IT management, Public affairs and Quality control. The division also manages PTA´s archives and document handling.

Legal Division
is responsible for handling administrative communications, settling disputes, the imposition and surveillance of obligations that are not financial in nature, universal service and consumer issues. The Division also handles international cooperation. The Division is responsible for market analysis and for imposition and surveillance of obligations subsequent to market analysis.  The Division handles general economic analysis in the field dealt with by the PTA, provides information on pricing and statistics and is responsible for their processing and publication.
Technical Division 
handles organisation and management of frequency matters and surveillance of use of frequencies. The Division conducts market surveillance of electronic communications devices, handles network and information security and is responsible for inspection and surveillance of radio equipment on ships.   The Technical Division also provides other departments with consultancy on technical issues that may affect the Administration's surveillance role on the competitive market. 

is the national CERT of Iceland, mandated by law to act as a national point-of-contact for cyber-security related incidents. CERT-IS serves its constituency by proactively analyzing advising on threats and vulnerabilities, as well as providing assistance in handling incidents that may occur. CERT-IS contributes to the overall cyber security in Iceland by providing alerts and contributing to publicly available educational material.