About us

Day Zero ehf employs specialists, with additional services provided by individual contractors. Furthermore, European coverage for larger projects can be provided through the EuDRAcon network of consultants.

Ýmir Vésteinsson – QPPV/ Director

M.Sc. Pharm.

The founder and owner of Day Zero ehf, Ýmir has worked in Regulatory Affairs, CMC and Pharmacovigilance from 2002.
A pharmacist by training, his career in this field started in 2001, following 4 years of working as a community pharmacist, as a regulatory officer at Vistor (then Pharmaco) from 2001-2002, then as a CMC specialist at Actavis from 2002-2009, Director of Regulatory Affairs at Portfarma from 2009-2013 and as Director and QPPV of Day Zero from 2013 to date.

Victoria Frances Taylor – CEO/ Regulatory Affairs Manager


Victoria has worked in all areas of Regulatory Affairs since 2002, with skills in project management and leadership.
Victoria started her career in the Regulatory Affairs Department at Actavis Group PTC ehf. and as Department Manager was responsible for creating EU registration strategy and overseeing all EU regulatory submissions, timelines and life cycle management of products developed by Actavis for own brand and and supporting 3rd party clients for Medis ehf.

Auður Elín Finnbogadóttir – Quality Manager

M.Sc. Pharm.

Auður graduated as a pharmacist from the University of Iceland in 2014. Auður has worked as assistant pharmacist during her studies and after graduation worked as an RP in the dose dispensing department at the pharmacy chain Lyf og Heilsa.

Arndís María Einarsdóttir – Deputy QPPV

M.Sc. Pharm.

Arndís graduated as a pharmacist from the University of Iceland in 2012. From graduation until 2021, Arndís worked as Quality Manager and Responsible Person for the machine dose dispensing department at the pharmacy chain, Lyf og Heilsa.