President of the International Olympic Committee

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President of the International Olympic Committee
Président du Comité
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Incumbent
Thomas Bach

since 10 September 2013
International Olympic Committee
StyleHis Excellency
Member ofIOC Executive Board
ResidenceLausanne Palace
SeatIOC Headquarters, Lausanne, Switzerland
AppointerIOC Session
Elected by the IOC Members by secret ballot
Term lengthEight years
Renewable once for four years
Constituting instrumentOlympic Charter
Formation1894
First holderDemetrius Vikelas
WebsiteInternational Olympic Committee

The President of the International Olympic Committee is head of the Executive Board that has the responsibility for the administration of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the management of its affairs. The IOC Executive Board is made up of the President, four Vice-Presidents and ten other IOC members;[1] all of the board members are elected by the IOC Session, using a secret ballot, by a majority vote.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Executive Board". The International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 25 February 2018.

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