Entry in the IOC 2018
Born 17 December 1981
Games Participated 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014
Althlete profile
Emma TERHO Emma Terho




Bachelor of Business Administration, The Ohio State University (United States of America) (2004); Master of Science (MSc.) in Economics, Helsinki School of  Economics, Aalto University (Finland) (2013)


Fixed lncome Trader, Pohjola Bank (2006-2007, 2008-2013); Product Manager for fixed income products, OP-Pohjola Financial Group (2014-)

Sports practised

Ice Hockey

Sports career

Olympic Games: Bronze medal in Nagano 1998 and Vancouver 2010; competed in Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006 and Sochi 2014
World Championships: Bronze medal in 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2009; competed in 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2013

Sports administration

Member of the Student Athlete Board, The Ohio State University (United States of America) (2002-2004); Member (2006-2016), then Chair of Athletes’ Commission, Finnish Olympic Committee (2016-); Member of the Board (the first female in the position), Finnish lce Hockey Federation (2014-); Member of the Finnish Advisory Board of Sport Ethics (2015-); Member of the Women’s Committee, International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) (2016-); Member of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee (2021-); Member of the WADA Foundation Board (2021-)

IOC History

Member of the Executive Board (2021-), Member of the following Commissions : Athletes (2018-2021), then Chair of the Athletes’ Commission (2021-), Coordination for the XXIV Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 (2018-), Olympic Programme (2018-), Marketing (2020-)