List of members of the International Olympic Committee

The main entrance of the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne ( Switzerland).

This is a list of members of the International Olympic Committee. According to the Olympic Charter, the members of the IOC "represent and promote the interests of the IOC and of the Olympic Movement in their countries and in the organisations of the Olympic Movement in which they serve". Currently there are 104 members, 47 honorary members and 2 honour members. Jacques Rogge is the Honorary President.[1]

Current members

The chairperson of an international organization, who represents an Olympic sport (e.g. the chairman of the athletics IAAF), is represented in the IOC "ex officio" (i.e., because of that position).

Member Country/Territory Since Olympic participation
(if any)
Ex officio Notes
Mr Richard W. Pound, QC  Canada 1978 swimming (1960)
Mr Pál Schmitt  Hungary 1983 fencing (1968–1976)
Princess Nora of Liechtenstein  Liechtenstein 1984
Sovereign Prince Albert II  Monaco 1985 bobsleigh (1988–2002)
Ms Anita L. DeFrantz  United States 1986 rowing (1976)
The Princess Royal  Great Britain 1988 equestrianism (1976)
Mr Richard L. Carrión  Puerto Rico 1990
Mr Denis Oswald   Switzerland 1991 rowing (1968–1976)
Mr Thomas Bach  Germany 1991 fencing (1976) President since 2013[2]
Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah  Kuwait 1992 President of the Olympic Council of Asia and Association of National Olympic Committees
Sir Craig Reedie, GBE  Great Britain 1994
Dr Robin E. Mitchell  Fiji 1994
Mr Alex Gilady  Israel 1994
Mr Shamil Tarpishchev  Russia 1994
Mr Valeriy Borzov  Ukraine 1994 athletics (1972–1976)
Dr René Fasel   Switzerland 1995 IIHF (ice hockey)
Mr Patrick Joseph Hickey  Ireland 1995
Syed Shahid Ali  Pakistan 1996
Mrs Gunilla Lindberg  Sweden 1996
Mr Guy Drut  France 1996 athletics (1972–1976)
The Grand Duke de Luxembourg  Luxembourg 1998
Ms Nawal El Moutawakel  Morocco 1998 athletics (1984)
Mr Ng Ser Miang  Singapore 1998
Mr Yu Zaiqing  China 2000
Mr John Coates, AC  Australia 2001 Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2020 Summer Olympics
Mr Juan Antonio Samaranch  Spain 2001 Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2022 Winter Olympics
Amir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani  Qatar 2002
Mrs Nicole Hoevertsz  Aruba 2006 synchronised swimming (1984) Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2028 Summer Olympics
Mrs Beatrice Allen  Gambia 2006
Mr Sergey Bubka  Ukraine 2008 athletics (1988–2000)
Mr Uğur Erdener  Turkey 2008 WA (archery)
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark  Denmark 2009
Ms Lydia Nsekera  Burundi 2009
Prince Feisal Al Hussein  Jordan 2010
Mrs Marisol Casado  Spain 2010 ITU (triathlon)
Dr Gerardo Werthein  Argentina 2011
Mrs Li Lingwei  China 2012
Baron Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant  Belgium 2012 Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2024 Summer Olympics
Ms Aïcha Garad Ali  Djibouti 2012
Ms Danka Barteková  Slovakia 2013 shooting (2008–2016) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr James Tomkins, OAM  Australia 2013 rowing (1988–2008) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Ms Kirsty Coventry  Zimbabwe 2013 swimming (2000–2016) Chair of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Tony Estanguet  France 2013 canoeing (2004–2012) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Octavian Morariu  Romania 2013
Mr Bernard Rajzman  Brazil 2013 volleyball (1976–1984)
Mrs Mikaela Cojuangco Jaworski  Philippines 2013
Mr Paul K. Tergat  Kenya 2013 athletics (1996–2004)
Mrs Dagmawit Girmay Berhane  Ethiopia 2013
Mr Stefan Holm  Sweden 2013 athletics (2000–2008) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Poul-Erik Høyer  Denmark 2014 badminton (1992–2000) BWF (badminton)
Ms Hayley Wickenheiser  Canada 2014 ice hockey (1998–2014), softball (2000) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Mamadou D. Ndiaye  Senegal 2015
Mr Nenad Lalović  Serbia 2015 UWW (wrestling)
Mrs Nita Ambani  India 2016
Mrs Sari Essayah  Finland 2016 athletics (1992–1996) Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2026 Winter Olympics
Mr Ivo Ferriani  Italy 2016 bobsleigh (1988) IBSF (bobsleigh & skeleton)
Mr Luis Alberto Moreno  Colombia 2016
Ms Auvita Rapilla  Papua New Guinea 2016
Mr Anant Singh  South Africa 2016
Ms Tricia Smith  Canada 2016 rowing (1976–1988)
Mr Karl Stoss  Austria 2016
Ms Britta Heidemann  Germany 2016 fencing (2004–2012) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Ryu Seung-min  South Korea 2016 table tennis (2004–2012) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Dániel Gyurta  Hungary 2016 swimming (2004–2016) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mrs Yelena Isinbayeva  Russia 2016 athletics (2004–2012) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Ms Sarah Walker  New Zealand 2016 cycling BMX (2008–2012) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Ms Baklai Temengil  Palau 2017 Member of the IOC Women in Sport Commission
Mrs Kristin Kloster Aasen  Norway 2017
Mrs Khunying Patama Leeswadtrakul  Thailand 2017
Mr Luis Mejía Oviedo  Dominican Republic 2017
Mr Neven Ilic  Chile 2017 Member of the IOC Evaluation Commission for the Youth Olympic Games Nanjing 2014
Mr Jean-Christophe Rolland  France 2017 rowing (1992–2000) FISA (rowing) Member of the IOC Sustainability and Legacy Commission
Mr Ingmar De Vos  Belgium 2017 FEI (equestrian)
Mr Jiří Kejval  Czech Republic 2018
Ms Emma Terho  Finland 2018 ice hockey (1998–2014) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mrs Kikkan Randall  United States 2018 cross-country skiing (2002–2018) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Ms Zhang Hong  China 2018 speed skating (2014–2018) Member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mrs Samira Asghari  Afghanistan 2018 Member of the IOC Athletes' Entourage Commission
Mrs Daina Gudzinevičiūtė  Lithuania 2018 shooting (1996–2012)
Mr Camilo Pérez López Moreira  Paraguay 2018
Mrs Felicite Rwemarika  Rwanda 2018
Mr William Frederick Blick  Uganda 2018
Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck  Bhutan 2018
Mr Andrew Parsons  Brazil 2018 IPC (Paralympics)
Mr Morinari Watanabe  Japan 2018 FIG (gymnastics)
Mr Giovanni Malagò  Italy 2019 President of Organizing Committee of 2026 Winter Olympics
Ms Odette Assembe Engoulou  Cameroon 2019
Ms Filomena Fortes  Cape Verde 2019
Mrs Matlohang Moiloa-Ramoqopo  Lesotho 2019
Mr Tidjane Thiam  Cote d'Ivoire 2019
Mrs Laura Chinchilla  Costa Rica 2019
Mr Erick Thohir  Indonesia 2019
Mr Spyros Capralos  Greece 2019 water polo (1980–1984)
Mr Mustapha Berraf  Algeria 2019 President of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa
Mr Narinder Dhruv Batra  India 2019 IHF (field hockey)
Mr Lee Kee-heung  South Korea 2019
Mr Yasuhiro Yamashita  Japan 2020 judo (1984)
Mr David Haggerty  United States 2020 ITF (tennis)
Mr Gianni Infantino   Switzerland 2020 FIFA (football)
Mrs María de la Caridad Colón Rueñes  Cuba 2020 athletics (1980)
Mrs Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović  Croatia 2020
Princess Reema Bandar Al-Saud  Saudi Arabia 2020
Mr Battushig Batbold  Mongolia 2020
Lord Sebastian Coe  Great Britain 2020 athletics (1980–1984) IAAF (athletics) President of Organizing Committee of 2012 Summer Olympics
  • Athlete's commission members are elected for eight year terms.

Honorary Members

Most honorary members are former members who, after finishing their terms of office, are made honorary members.

Member Country Since Honorary since Olympic participation Notes
King Constantine  Greece 1963 1974 sailing (1960)
Mr Günther Heinze  Germany 1981 1992 Former president of the National Olympic Committee of the GDR
Mr Niels Holst-Sørensen  Denmark 1977 2002 athletics (1948)
Mr Shagdarjav Magvan  Mongolia 1977 2007
Mr Mustapha Larfaoui  Algeria 1995 2009
Mr Fernando F. Lima Bello  Portugal 1989 2010 sailing (1968–1972)
Mr Walther Tröger  Germany 1989 2010 Former president of the German National Olympic Committee
Ms Manuela Di Centa  Italy 1999 2010 cross-country skiing (1984–1998) Former member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
Mr Kipchoge Keino  Kenya 2000 2011 athletics (1964–1972)
Mr Phillip Walter Coles, AM  Australia 1982 2012 canoeing (1960–1968)
Mr Chiharu Igaya  Japan 1982 2012 alpine skiing (1952–1960)
Prof Arne Ljungqvist  Sweden 1994 2012 athletics (1952)
Mr Antun Vrdoljak  Croatia 1995 2012
Intendant Général Lassana Palenfo  Côte d'Ivoire 2000 2012 Former president of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa
Mr Francisco J. Elizalde  Philippines 1985 2013
Mr Carlos Arthur Nuzman  Brazil 2000 2013 volleyball (1964) President of Organizing Committee of 2016 Summer Olympics
King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands  Netherlands 1998 2013
Mr Richard Kevan Gosper, AO  Australia 1977 2014 athletics (1956–1960)
Mr Jean-Claude Killy  France 1995 2014 alpine skiing (1964–1968) President of Organizing Committee of 1992 Winter Olympics
Raja Randhir Singh  India 2001 2014 shooting (1968–1984)
Prince Nawaf Bin Faisal Bin Fahad Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud  Saudi Arabia 2002 2014
Mr Melitón Sánchez Rivas  Panama 1998 2015
Mr James L. Easton  United States 1994 2015
Mr Patrick S. Chamunda  Zambia 2002 2016
Dr Julio César Maglione  Uruguay 1996 2016 President of FINA (aquatics)
Mr Olegario Vázquez Raña  Mexico 1995 2016 shooting (1964–1976) Former president of the ISSF (shooting)
Mr Toni Khoury  Lebanon 1995 2016
Mr Lambis V. Nikolaou  Greece 1986 2016
Mr Vitaly Smirnov  Russia 1971 2016
Mr Ottavio Cinquanta  Italy 1996 2016 Former president of the ISU (skating)
Mr Alexander Popov  Russia 2000 2016 swimming (1992–2004) Former member of the IOC Athletes' Commission
General Mounir Sabet  Egypt 1998 2017
Mr Timothy Tsun Ting Fok  Hong Kong, China 2001 2017
Mr Issa Hayatou  Cameroon 2001 2017
Mr Gerhard Heiberg  Norway 1994 2017 President of Organizing Committee of 1994 Winter Olympics
Mr Lee Kun-hee  South Korea 1996 2017
Mr Gian-Franco Kasper   Switzerland 2000 2018 President of the FIS (skiing)
Prince Tunku Imran  Malaysia 2006 2019
Mr Mario Pescante  Italy 1994 2019
Mr Sam Ramsamy  South Africa 1995 2019
Mr Chang Ung  North Korea 1996 2019
Mr Franco Carraro  Italy 1982 2020
Mr Iván Dibós  Peru 1982 2020
Mr Willi Kaltschmitt Luján  Guatemala 1988 2020
Sir Austin L. Sealy, KT  Barbados 1994 2020
Mr Samih Moudallal  Syria 1998 2020
Mr Habu Gumel  Nigeria 2009 2020 Vice-president of the FIVB (volleyball)

Honorary President

Member Country Since Honorary Since Olympic participation Notes
Count Jacques Rogge  Belgium 1991 2013 sailing (1968–1976) IOC President (2001–2013)[3]

Honour Members

Member Country Honour Since
Mr Henry Kissinger  United States 2000
Mr Youssoupha Ndiaye  Senegal 2017

Former members

Original members

Member Country From Until Notes
Mario Lucchesi-Palli  Italy 1894 1894
Demetrios Vikelas  Greece 1894 1897 President (1894–1896)
Arthur Russell, 2nd Baron Ampthill  Great Britain 1894 1898
Alexei de Butowski  Russian Empire 1894 1900
Leonard A. Cuff  New Zealand 1894 1905
Charles Herbert  Great Britain 1894 1906
José Benjamín Zubiaur  Argentina 1894 1907
Ferenc Kemény Austria-Hungary Austria-Hungary 1894 1907 First Secretary (1895–1907)
Ernest Callot  France 1894 1913 Treasurer (1894–1895)
Viktor Balck Sweden Sweden-Norway 1894 1921
William Milligan Sloane  United States 1894 1924
Baron Pierre de Coubertin  France 1894 1925 President (1896–1925)
Jiří Guth-Jarkovský  Bohemia 1894 1943

References

  1. ^ IOC Members list
  2. ^ "Home > The IOC > The Organisation: Presidents". Retrieved 20 February 2014.
  3. ^ Coates Becomes Vice President, DeFrantz Joins Executive Board and Rogge Is Honorary President Archived 2013-09-14 at the Wayback Machine

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