Entry in the IOC 2018
Born 17 December 1981
Athlete 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) Foundation Board (2018-); Member of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee (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-)