Algalif´s CEO Orri Björnsson has been honored as one of the Top Ten business leaders of the year 2022 by CEO Views magazine.

CIO Views was established in January 2019. It has offices in Wyoming and Texas in the USA and Maharashtra in India. There are over 12.000 subscribers to the printed version and over 109.000 digital subscribers. The total readership is estimated at over 145.000.

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Algalif Iceland has received Landsbankinn´s Sustainable Finance Label.

Landsbankinn is a leading financial institution in Iceland, offering universal financial services to individuals, corporates, and investors. The bank operates in harmony with the environment and society. For further information click here.

Algalif Iceland is a world-leading producer of sustainable natural astaxanthin from microalgae.

US-based Global business magazine CIO Look has chosen Orri Bjornsson, CEO of Algalif, as one of the ten most inspiring CEOs in 2021 to watch.

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The Icelandic Growth Consortium awarded Algalif as one of the country’s fastest-growing companies in 2021.

This is a great honor for a young biotech startup company like Algalif. The Icelandic Growth Consortium consists of the Federation of Icelandic Industries, Iceland Startups, the University of Reykjavik, and The Icelandic Center for Research.

The awards were given by Gudlaugur Thor Thordarson, the foreign minister of Iceland, to Orri Bjornsson, CEO of Algalif.


Algalif Iceland has been awarded as one of the top 10 BioTech Startups in Europe 2021 by the San Francisco-based magazine Startup City. The magazine has 131.000 global subscribers and a strong online presence. Algalif is awarded in appreciation of its “relentless pursuit of excellence and innovation in the BioTech Startups technology.”

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US-based magazine CXO Fortun has chosen Algalif Iceland as one of the top ten companies of 2021 and awarded Algalif with a Certificate of Excellence for outstanding performance and contributions to further enhance technology.

The CXO Fortune magazine was founded in 2015 and has 78.000 premium subscribers and 131.000 network members worldwide. It is a great honor for Algalif to receive this Award of Excellence and to be chosen as one of the best 10 companies worldwide by CXO Fortune.




GHP Biotechnology Awards 2021: Algalif is the best Natural Astaxanthin Products Supplier.

Global Health & Pharma magazine from the UK-based publishing house AI Global Media has awarded Algalif Iceland as the best Natural Astaxanthin Products Supplier of 2021 at the sixth annual Biotechnology Awards.

“We are honored by receiving these esteemed awards,” says Orri Bjornsson, Algalif´s CEO. “But the real honor belongs to our wonderful and dedicated team”.

Algalif is one of the most sustainable companies in its field worldwide. The company recently updated its environmental policy manifesto where the company describes its goals and will to be exemplary and inspire others in environmental matters.

Algalif Astaxanthin Selected as Top Healthy Aging Ingredient in NutraIngredients–Asia Awards 2018.

Algalif®, Icelandic producer of pure, high-grade, natural astaxanthin products from microalgae, received top honors in the NutraIngredients-Asia Awards, with Astalif™ astaxanthin selected as the best Healthy Aging Ingredient.

The winning ingredients were selected by a judging committee of industry experts, and based on innovation, and cutting-edge research in functional foods, supplements and nutrition.