Kristjan Mar Hauksson is the director and founder of Search & Online Communications at Nordic E-Marketing. The organization deals in multilingual online communications, marketing through several channels such as tourism, government, pharmaceutical and finance, and organic search engine optimization.
He has profound knowledge in his area of expertise and tremendous insight on a variety of subjects, and can often see to the heart of an issue and come up with a solution. Kristjan is one of the most widely treasured marketing aces in the industry, and can flaunt his prowess in the digital marketing sphere, particularly paid and natural search on the global front, and in-language specific work.
Kristjan Mar Hauksson has worked as a consultant for Fortune Global 500 companies, and small firms located in his home town, Iceland. Kristjan has also vast experience serving some government agencies in online crisis management, and has throughout his career worked with governments and/or their firms in Europe, America, Asia as well as Africa.
Kristjan excels in multilingual internet marketing and is the co-author of the highly regarded book “Global Search Engine Marketing”. His specialty is to assist companies in gaining international exposure through a holistic use of the internet as an international marketing means, for facilitating social reach and search. He co-wrote the first (and only) book on the topic of Internet Marketing in his home marketplace. He is the founder of the Iceland SEO/SEM forum, and is a part of the board of directors at SEMPO (Search Engine Marketing Professionals Organisation). Kristjan Mar is also on the consultative board for Bing Advertising.
Kristjan Mar is also an eloquent speaker and has delivered his speeches for over a decade, both as a part of a keynote and a panel, around the world. He presents at various conferences in Europe, America, Africa and Asia including the SMX, SASCon, Gulltaggen, SES, RIMC, WebIT Congress and iFront to mention few. Kristjan has studied electrical engineering at Reykjavik Technical College, Iceland and has a degree in Systems Analysis from the Computer and Engineering School of Iceland. He also has an internet marketing degree from the University of British Columbia.