Þorsteinn Pálsson (born 29 October 1947) was Prime Minister of Iceland for the Independence Party from 8 July 1987 to 28 September 1988. Þorsteinn led the independence party from 1983 to 1991, when he lost an inner partial election to then vice-chairman of the party and mayor of Reykjavík, Davíð Oddsson. Prior to his period as Prime Minister, Þorsteinn was Minister of Finance from 1985 to 1987. He represented South Iceland in the Althing (Iceland's parliament) from 1983 to 1999.
Björn Bjarnason (born 14 November 1944) is an Icelandic politician. His father was Bjarni Benediktsson, Prime Minister of Iceland, Minister of Justice and Ecclesiastical Affairs and Mayor of Reykjavík. Matriculating from Reykjavík Junior College in 1964 and graduating in Law (cand. jur. ) from the University of Iceland in 1971, Björn was active in student politics and after graduation worked as a publishing director of Almenna bókafélagið from 1971–1974.
Ragna Árnadóttir (born 30 August 1966) is an Icelandic lawyer and the current Minister of Justice and Ecclesiastical Affairs of Iceland since February 1, 2009. She previously served as the acting office manager of the Prime Minister's Office from 15 January 2009.