VP Human Resources

Sigridur Elin Gudlaugsdottir

Ella Sigga joins Alvotech with deep expertise in human resource management and administration. With over 20 years of experience in HR-related leadership roles, she is passionate about improving employee relations, streamlining processes and increasing operational efficiency. Most recently, Ella Sigga was head of Human Resources at the EFLA Consulting Engineers, a firm focused on high quality engineering and consulting services worldwide.

Prior to that, she was head of the Human Resources and Quality division of Reykjavík University where she was also a lecturer. During this time, she also sat on the board and was Chairman for Mannauður, the Icelandic association for people management, where she supported knowledge sharing to advance professionalism in HR management in Iceland. Ella Sigga began her career in the healthcare industry at deCODE genetics, a renowned world leader in human genetics, where she spent 14 years in roles of increasing responsibility, including Head of HR.

She completed an Advanced Management Program at IESE Business School and holds a Master of Science in International HR Management and Globalization from the University of Leicester, along with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Industrial Relations from the University of Iceland.