Guðrið Højgaard is the director of Visit Faroe Islands, the official tourist board of the Faroe Islands. In this role, she is tasked with positioning the Faroe Islands as a must-see tourist destination. Ms. Højgaard is also the director for the internal tourism development on the islands.
Ms. Højgaard previously worked as the marketing director for Visit Stockholm and the marketing manager for Visit Denmark in Sweden. She has an M.B.A. in international marketing and communication from Copenhagen Business School.