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, Honorary 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 (2008-2020), Deputy Chairman of the RIOU Board of Trustees.

  • Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation (2018-2020). Class 2 Actual State Councillor.

  • Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

  • President of the Russian Paralympic Committee.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • Deputy Prime Minister 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

  • Secretary General of the ROC, Member of the Russian Olympic Committee Promotion Board, Member of the ROC Executive Committee.

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

  • CEO of the Rosa Khutor Ski Resort Development Company.

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

     

  • Deputy Head of the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation.

  • Honorary Vice-President of the Russian Olympic Committee.

  • Head of PR department at Interros Group

  • Director of the Department of Research and Education, Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation.

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.

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

Leaders

  • Rector of the Russian International Olympic University, Academician 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.

  • Advisor to RIOU Rector for Anti-Doping Programmes Development