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President
Ivo FERRIANI
Italy
elected: 2010 - 2014; 2014 - 2018; 2018 - 2022
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Ivo Ferriani (*1960, Italy) was a bobsleigh athlete from 1982 to 1990 and participated in the 1988 Olympic Winter Games in Calgary.During the following years (1990 – 2010) he was the Coach and Team Director of the Italian Bobsleigh and Skeleton Team, the French Bobsleigh Team and the Canadian Bobsleigh Team formed in 1991. During the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin he was Bobsleigh, Luge and Skeleton Competition Manager. At the 2006 Paralympic Games he held the position of Mayor of the Athletes´Village in Sestriere.
In 2016 Ivo Ferriani was elected member of the IOC. He is a member of the IOC´s Coordination Commission for the preparation of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, of the Sustainability and Legacy Commission as well as of the Entourage Commission.

Ivo Ferriani serves the IBSF as President since 2010.
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Vice President of Corporate and Financial Affairs
Andreas TRAUTVETTER
Germany
elected: 2010 - 2014; 2014 - 2018; 2018 - 2022
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Andreas Trautvetter (*1955, Germany) was the Minister in the State Chancellery of the Free State of Thuringia from 1992 to 1994. Afterwards he was the Minister of Finance of the Free State of Thuringia from 1994 to 2002 and then the Minister of the Interior of the Free State of Thuringia until 2004. From 2004 to 2008 he was appointed Minister of Construction and Transport of the Free State of Thuringia. He is a Member of the Thuringia Sustainability Advisory Committee.
Andreas Trautvetter was elected President of the Bob- und Schlittenverband für Deutschland (BSD) in 2004 and has been holding this role since then.

The  2010 IBSF Congress elected him Vice President of Corporate and Financial Affairs.
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Vice President of Sport
Darrin STEELE
USA
elected: 2012 - 2014 (VP Communication); 2014 - 2018; 2018 - 2022
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Darrin Steele (*1969, USA) was a bobsleigh athlete from 1996 to 2002 and participated in the Olympic Winter Games in Nagano in 1998 and in Salt Lake City in 2002. He held several managerial roles with Home Depot Corporation from 2002 to 2007.

In 2007 Darrin Steele was hired as CEO of the US Bobsled & Skeleton Federation and has been holding this role since then. He completed his Master of Business Administration degree in 2008 and is expected to complete his PhD in Leadership, Research and Policy in 2019.

The IBSF Congress elected him Vice President of Communication in 2013 (until 2014). In 2014 he was elected Vice President of Sport.
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Vice President of International Affairs
Stefaan FREELING
Belgium
elected: 2018 - 2022
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Stefaan Freeling (*1969, Belgium) was a professional motorcross GP driver (125cc and 250cc) from 1987 till 1992 before he started his bobsleigh career (1993 – 1998). He is a member of the Belgian Bob and Skeleton Federation since 2007 and fulfills currently the role as a Secretary General. From 2011 until 2014 he served as a member of the IBSF Development Committee followed by the IBSF Sports Committee Bobsleigh where his term will end in 2018. Currently he is employed by a laboratory.

In 2018 he was elected Vice President of International Affairs.
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Vice President of Communication
Przemysław PIESIEWICZ
Poland
elected: 2018 - 2022
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Przemysław Piesiewicz (*1977, Poland) was elected Vice President of the Polish Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation. He graduated from the Faculty of Management and Economics of Services at the University of Szczecin. He completed postgraduate Executive MBA studies at the GFKM University of Gdansk and at the Marseille Graduate School of Management.
Since 2006 he has worked in the energy sector. In 2008 he became Vice-President of the Management Board and Director of the PR and Marketing Department of Elnord SA. From 2008 to 2010 he was Director of Marketing and Development of Eurowind Holding SA. In 2010 he became the President of the Management Board of 3 Wings Sp. z o. o. In 2016 he became Vice-President of the Management Board for Strategy Development of Energa SA. He served as a Supervisory Board member in a number of companies. He serves as energy sector expert in the National Development Council.

The IBSF Congress elected him as Vice President of Communication in 2018.
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Vice President of Marketing and Events
David TOMATIS
Monaco
elected: 2010 - 2014; 2014 - 2018; 2018 - 2022
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David Tomatis (*1962, Monaco) is a former bobsleigh athlete of the Fédération Monégasque de Bobsleigh, Luge et Skeleton. He has been the Executive Director of the Federation since 2010.
From 1995 to 2011 he was the CEO of Monaco Mediax, a company which organized and developed international events in the media sector such as SPORTEL, Monte-Carlo TV Festival, Imagina, WIMA, Monaco iGaming Exchange and Monaco Media Forum. Before that he was a government officer at the Ministry of Finance, Government of Monaco. Since 2011 David Tomatis has been an advisor to the Cabinet of HSH the Sovereign Prince of Monaco.

In 2010 he was elected Vice President of Marketing and Events of the IBSF.
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Vice President of Legal Affairs
Mārtiņš DAMBERGS
Latvia
elected: 2018 - 2022
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Martins Dambergs (*1988, Latvia) is a Ph.D. candidate and practicing lawyer in the field of arbitration from Latvia. Since 2015 he has served as General Legal Counsel of the Latvian Bob and Skeleton Federation (LBSF) and since 2017 he has been a member of the Legal Committee of the National Olympic Committee. Since 2013 he runs his own law firm in Riga, Latvia. He is also a lecturer in the field of international arbitration and international private law at the Riga Graduate School of Law and Judiciary Training Centre of Latvia.

In 2018 he was elected Vice President of Legal Affairs of the IBSF.
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Chairperson of the Athletes Committee
Peter VAN WEES
The Netherlands
elected: 2012 - 2014; 2014 - 2018
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Peter van Wees (*1973, Netherlands) is a former Dutch bobsleigh pilot and skeleton athlete. After finishing his sliding career, he served as an IBSF jury member until he was elected to the IBSF Executive Committee as the first athletes´ representative in 2011.

In his professional career Peter van Wees changed from being a performance test consultant to an ICT manager and is now leading a 90-person team at the Dutch Ministry of Education.
Peter van Wees is a Member of the IOC Steering Committee discussing the athletes´ rights and responsibilities charter.

His second term as the Representative of the Athletes in the IBSF will end in the winter of 2018.
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Secretary General (without voting rights)
Heike GROESSWANG
Germany 
appointed: 2012
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