Mr Jiri KEJVAL

Entry in the IOC 2018
Born 30 November 1967
Mr Jiri Kejval

Mr Jiri KEJVAL

CZE

Education

Graduate, Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague (Czech Republic)

Career

Founder, CEO and Chairman - TECHO a.s. (a producer and supplier of office furniture) (1991-); Board Member - Royal Ahrend NV (a Dutch company, one of largest office furniture manufacturers in Europe) (2012-); Founder and co-owner of a real estate company active in Europe and North America; Founder of a charitable foundation that supports Czech architecture and interior design

Sports career

Former member of the Czech rowing team, several times Czech national champion; for many years a Czechoslovak, and then Czech international rower (best result 10th at the 1991 World Championships); Member of the Slavia Rowing Club

Sports Administration

Chair of the Czech Rowing Association (1996-2014); Executive Board Member (2005-), Vice-President for Finance and Marketing (2009-2012) and President (2012-) of the Czech National Olympic Committee; Led the Czech House project at the Olympic Games London 2012; Member of the Marketing and New Sources of Finance Commission of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC); Member of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee (2017-); Member of the WADA Foundation Board (2018-)

IOC History

Member of the following commissions: Marketing(2015-) and President (2018-); Chair of the Board of IOC Television and Marketing Services (2019-), Coordination for the XXV Olympic Winter Games Milano Cortina 2026 (2019-)