Administration

The Autonomous Non-Profit Organisation "Russian International Olympic University" (RIOU) was established on 21 October 2009 under the Memorandum of Understanding between the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee and the Russian Olympic Committee, and under a decree of the Russian Federation No 774. The founders of the University are the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation, the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee, and Interros private investment company.

Board of Trustees

  • President of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • Sovereign Prince of Monaco, IOC member.

  • President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine, Member of the IOC Executive Board.

  • First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office.

  • First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of Russia, President of the Russian Olympic Committee, Chairman of the RIOU Supervisory Board, IOC Member, Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • First Deputy Chair of the Committee for International Affairs of the State Duma of Russia, Olympic champion.

  • President of the International Ski Federation (FIS), IOC Member.

  • IOC Honorary Member, IOC Member (1995-2014), Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

  • President of the Russian Paralympic Committee.

  • Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Government, Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • Chairman of the Committee for Education of the State Duma of Russia, Dean of the Faculty of Public Administration of the Lomonosov Moscow State University.

  • Head of Administration (Mayor) of Sochi.

  • IOC Member (1999-2016), four-time Olympic champion.

  • President of Interros private investment company, President - Chairman of the Management Board of the MMC Norilsk Nickel,  Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • President of the Russian Tennis Federation, IOC Member.

  • Rector of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO). Member of the Russian Academy of Science.

  • State Secretary, Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.

  • Honorary President of the Russian Olympic Committee, Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • President of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), Member of the RIOU Executive Board, Chairman of the RIOU Expert Council.

  • President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), (2007-2013).

  • IOC Executive Director for the Olympic Games (2002-2014).

  • Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.

  • President-Chairman of the Management Board of the KHL, Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom-Media Holding, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of RIOU.

Supervisory council

  • First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of Russia, President of the Russian Olympic Committee, IOC Member, Chairman of the RIOU Supervisory counsil.

  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Russian Olympic Committee.

  • CEO of the Rosa Khutor Ski Resort Development Company.

  • Rector of the Russian International Olympic University, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Education.

     

  • Head of the Presidential Directorate for Supporting Activities of the State Council of the Russian Federation.

  • Honorary Vice-President of the Russian Olympic Committee.

  • Head of PR department at Interros Group

Expert council

  • President of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), Member of the IOC Executive Board, Chairman of the RIOU Expert Council.

  • First Pro-Rector of the Russian International Olympic University, Executive Secretary of the RIOU Expert Council.

  • Dean of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO.

  • Professor of sport history and sport management at the University Gama Filho in Brazil, Vice-President of the National Olympic Academy of Brazil.

  • CEO and acting Board Member of the Russian Biathlon Union, First Vice-President of the International Biathlon Union.

  • Director of the World Academy of Sport Executive Centre.

  • General Secretary of the Russian Paralympic Committee, Deputy of the Russian State Duma.

  • Strategic expert in communications and international relations in the global sports movement.

  • Dean of the Faculty of Business, Capilano University, Canada.

  • IOC Executive Director for the Olympic Games (2002-2014).

  • Professor of public management at the Swiss Graduate School of Public Administration (IDHEAP).

  • Professor of the University of Regensburg, Chair of the Anti-Doping Commission of the German Olympic Sports Confederation.

Leaders

  • Rector of the Russian International Olympic University, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Education, Doctor in History, professor.

  • First Pro-Rector of the Russian International Olympic University, Doctor in History.

  • Pro-Rector and head of RIOU's branch office in Sochi, Doctor in Education.

  • Pro-Rector, Doctor in Education, professor.

  • Pro-Rector for Research, Doctor in Law, professor.