LLB Sydney University; Special Counsel, Kemp Strang Lawyers; Former Vice President, International Olympic Committee (IOC); Chair IOC Tokyo 2020 Coordination and Legal Affairs Commissions; President, Australian Olympic Committee (since 1990); former Council Member, International Rowing Federation (FISA, 1992-2014); former Senior Vice President, Sydney 2000 Organising Committee of the Games (SOCOG) and Chef de Mission of Australian Olympic Teams in Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta, Sydney, Athens and Beijing; Director various Australian public companies and statutory boards.
ICAS Vice President
Los Angeles, USA
Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting; Finance); Doctor of Law; Lawyer; former Senior Managing Director of Paladin Realty Partners/William E. Simon & Sons private equity firm; former Partner in the international law firm of Latham & Watkins; former Vice-President of the United States Olympic Committee, former member of its Executive Committee and Board of Directors, former Chair of its Key Strategies Task Force, and former member and Vice-Chair of its Athletes' Advisory Council; former member of the Board of Directors of the Organizing Committee for the 1996 Olympic Games; Chair of the Institute for Scholastic Sports Science and Medicine at Harvard-Westlake School; member of the United States Olympic Team of Handball in the 1984 Olympic Games.
ICAS Vice Président
Master of law; Attorney at law; Council Member of the International Skating Union (ISU); Member of the Executive Board of Slovene National Olympic Committee (NOC); VPresident of the Slovene Skating Union; ISU Referee for championships and Winter Olympic Games; Arbitrator with the International Biathlon Union (IBU). Technical Delegate for Figure Skating for OWG 2006 Torino, OWG 2014 Sochi, OWG 2018 PyeongChang.
President of the CAS Ordinary Division
Partner in the Arbitration practice group of Gide Loyrette Nouel; specialist in international commercial law and international arbitration; graduate of Paris II University and Harvard law School; member of the Paris and New York bar; Chair of the International Chamber of Commerce French international arbtiration commission (ICC France); Chair of the Comité Français de l'Arbitrage; former Officer of the International Bar Association (IBA); Member of the first instance disciplinary commission of the French Golf Federation; former member of French Junior National Golf Team.
President of the Appeals Arbitration Division
Attorney-at-law. Head of Sportschool Feusi Bern. President Antidoping Switzerland. Former member of the FIS Legal Committee (2002-2014). Head of the Legal Committee of Swiss Ski. Member of parliament Bern. Former practicing lawyer and former CAS arbitrator. Former President of the Swiss Sports Lawyer Association (ASDS). Winner of the World Cup overall slalom (alpine skiing) - 1987. Participant in the Olympic Games in Calgary, 1988.
CAS Secretary General