Ragna joined Landsvirkjun, the National Power Company of Iceland, in 2010. And has been deputy CEO of the company since 2012. She was Minister of Justice and Ecclesiastical Affairs and Minister of Justice and Human Rights for the Republic of Iceland from February 2009 to September 2010. She was the Director of Legal Affairs in the Ministry of Justice and Ecclesiastical Affair (2002-2008) and Head of Division in the Legal Office in the Ministry of Health and Social Security (2001-2002). Ragna held the position Senior Adviser for the Nordic Council’s Secretariat in Stockholm and later Copenhagen (1995 – 1999) and worked as a legal expert for the Parliament of Iceland (1991-1995).
Ragna is currently the chairman of the Icelandic Growth Forum as well as a board member of Saga Film ehf. and vice-chairman of the Icelandic Red Cross.
She holds a Master of European Affairs LL.M from the University of Lund in Sweden (2002) and completed her Cand. Jur law degree from the University of Iceland (1991).