Mr Ottavio CINQUANTA

Born 15 August 1938
Mr Ottavio CINQUANTA

Mr Ottavio CINQUANTA

ITA

Education

Bachelor of business administration with additional qualifications in management and marketing

Career

Business activities in finance and chemicals

Sports practised

Athletics, ice hockey, speed skating

Sports administration

Chairman of the Technical Committee (1973-1980) then Vice-President of the Italian Ice Sports Federation (1984-1988); referee for international competitions, world championships and Olympic Winter Games; member and Chairman of the International Skating Union (ISU) Technical Committee (1975-1992); member (1975-1992), Vice-President (1992-1994), President (1994-2016) then Honorary President (2016-) of ISU

IOC History

Member of the IOC, elected as President of an International Federation, from 1996 to 2016; Honorary Member since 2016; Member of the IOC Executive Board as representative of Winter IFs (2000-2008); Member as IF representative of the following Commissions: Olympic Movement (1994-1999), Olympic Solidarity (1994-2001), Coordination for the XIX Olympic Winter Games in 2002 in Salt Lake City (1996-2002), “IOC 2000” (Executive Committee, 1999), Marketing (2002-), TV Rights and New Media (2002-2015), "IOC 2000" Reform Follow-up (2002), Coordination for the XXI Olympic Winter Games in 2010 in Vancouver (2003-2010), Coordination for the XXII Olympic Winter Games in 2014 in Sochi (2007-2014), Coordination of the 1st Winter Youth Olympic Games in 2012 in Innsbruck (2009-2012), Coordination of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in 2018 in PyeongChang (2011-2018)