Mr Richard Neville Peterkin
Entry in the IOC 2009
Born 18 April 1948
Marital status Married
BSc Economics, University of the West Indies; B.Commerce, University of Windsor, Canada; Chartered
Accountant, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants; Chartered Accountant, OECS Institute of
Accountant, KPMG Saskatoon, Canada (1972–1976); Supervisor and Partner, KPMG Saint Lucia (1977–
1989); Partner, Price Waterhouse Saint Lucia (1989–1997); Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers East
President of the Saint Lucia Chamber of Commerce (1990-1992); Chairman of the National Economic
Council of Saint Lucia (2002–2006); Honorary Consul for Spain in Saint Lucia (1993–).
Cricket, football and tennis
Represented Trinity College in cricket in Trinidad and Tobago (1960 – 1968); represented campus in
football at the University of the West Indies (1969 – 1971); played commercial league football in
Saskatoon, Canada (1972 – 1975).
President of the St Lucia Olympic Committee (1992 -); member of the Finance Committee of the
Commonwealth Games Federation (1998 – 2003); Treasurer of the Pan-American Sports Organisation
(2000 -); Treasurer of the Association of National Olympic Committees (2006-); member of various
ccommissions for the Pan-American Games (2003, 2007, 2011).
Member of the Olympic Solidarity Commission (2005-); member of the technical working group, appointed
by the IOC President, to discuss, prepare and propose the content and definition of the basic universal
principles of good governance (2007-2008); member of the Six Olympic Solidarity Offices Coordination
group (2006-); nominated to be a member of the IOC (2009).
HRH Frederik, the Crown Prince of Denmark
Married to HRH Crown Princess Mary, 2 children
Copenhagen 26 May, 1968.
Studies at Harvard University - Science of Government 1992-93.
Three month training position with the Danish UN mission in New York, 1994.
Master Political Science from the University of Aarhus, January 1995.
Posted as First Secretary to the Danish Embassy in Paris, October 1998-October 1999.
The Royal Life Guard 1986.
Lieutenant in the Reserve (Army) 1988.
Reconnaissance Platoon Commander with the Royal Guard Hussars’ Regiment 1988.
Royal Danish Navy Frogman Corps 1995 (equivalent to Special Boat Service – Royal Marines, or US
Commander (Navy) and Major (Army, Air Force) 2002.
Staff Officer, Defence Command Denmark 2002-2003.
Senior lecturer with the Institute of Strategy at the Royal Danish Defence College, 2003-.
Commander senior grade in the Navy, lieutenant colonel in the Army, and lieutenant colonel in the Air
President of The Royal Danish Geographical Society
A Patron for Danish Red Cross
Member of ISAF's (International Sailing Federation) Events Committee
Member of Young Global Leaders
Sailing, tennis, running, horse riding, diving, golf
Engr Habu Ahmed GUMEL OON, FNSE, FNIM
Country: NGR (Nigeria)
Born: 1 April 1949
Marital status: Married; four children
B.Sc.; M.Sc. Civil Engineering
Kiev Civil Engineering Institute (1976)
National Youth Service Corps Scheme, Yankari Games Reserve (1976-1977); General Manager, Bauchi
State Cooperatives Building Association Limited (1977-1983); Deputy Chief of Engineering, Bauchi State
Agricultural Development Programme (1983-1984); Director of Engineering, Bauchi State Agricultural
Development Programme, (1984-1985); Deputy General Manager, Federal Housing Authority, Lagos
(1985-1992); Executive Director - Operations, Federal Housing Authority, Abuja (1993-1999); President,
Nigeria Society of Engineers (2000-2001); President, Council of the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria
Chairman & Member, Nigeria Volleyball Federation (1988-); Executive Vice-President, Confederation of
African Volleyball (1997-); Treasurer, Nigeria Olympic Committee (1997-2001); Member/Secretary,
Finance Commission, International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) (1998-); Director, Sports Facilities,
National Sports Commission, Abuja (2000-2009); President, Nigeria Olympic Committee (2001-); Member
(Presidential Committee), All-Africa Games (2002-2003); Member/Chairman, Technical Committee, Abuja
Bid Committee for the 2014 Commonwealth Games (2005-2007); President, Zone 3, Association of the
National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) (2005-2009); ANOCA Executive Board Member (2005-);
Executive Vice-President, FIVB (2008-); FIVB Technical Delegate for the London 2012 Olympic Games
(2009-); Treasurer General of ANOCA (2009-)
Monsieur Habib Abdul MACKI
Entry into the IOC 2009
Sultanate of Oman
23 March 1943, Muscat
Married, two children
Masters in civil engineering at the Friendship University of Moscow, Russian Federation
Head of the city planning department, Oman government (1973-1976); member of the Muscat City
Council (1974-1976); Associate, Muscat General Enterprise Co.; owner of the Modern Engineering Office;
Associate, Oman International Exchange LLC; member of the administration board and executive board
of the Omani Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) (1987-1989); head of the OCCI arbitration
commission (1987-1989); member of the Omani Court of Commerce (1987-1989); member of the
commerce appeals court (1989-1991); Chairman of the OCCI International Relations Commission (2003-
2007); member of the bank and finance council and Chairman of the Russian-Omani Businessman’s
Hockey and football
Represented the Oman Club at national level in hockey and football
Sports administration career
Member of the administration board of the Oman Club, the oldest sports club in the Sultanate of Oman
(1974-2003); Vice-Chairman of the Omani Football Association (1983-1985); Chairman of the national
teams committee, Omani Football Association (1983-1985); member of the organising committee for the
Gulf Cup, regional football championships for the Gulf states in Muscat (1984 and 2009); Vice-President
of the NOC of Oman (2005-present); head of the organising committee responsible for welcoming to
Oman the torch relay of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games (2008); head of the Omani delegation at the
first Asian Beach Games in Bali (2008); Vice-President of the Olympic Council of Asia (2007-2010);
President of the Omani Basketball Association (2009-2012)
Honorary General Counsel of the Republic of Colombia in Oman (1986-present)
Titles and decorations
Order of merit (First Class) awarded by His Majesty the Sultan of Oman, Qaboos bin Said, governor of
the Sultanate of Oman for his remarkable contribution in the area of sport; honorary black belt, 5 th dan, in
taekwondo awarded by the University of Kukkiwon, South Korea, for his contribution to promoting sport in
Born in Bujumbura – Burundi, 20 April 1967
Marital status: widow
Daughter of a former President of a football club (1972)
Degree in economic and administrative sciences at the University of Burundi (1992)
- Company director: Garage Tanganyika Cars (from 2002 to date)
- Internal auditor at the Brasserie et Limonaderie du Burundi (from 1994 to 2001)
- Former basketball player and high jumper
- President of the Burundi Football Federation since 2004
- Member of the National Olympic Committee Executive Bureau since 2006
- Member of the NOC Women and Sport Commission (2001 to 2006)
- Member of the Organising Committee of the FIFA Olympic Football Tournaments (from 2006 to
- Member of the Women’s Football and Futsal Commission of the African Football Federation
(CAF), from 2006 to date
- Member of the Executive Committee of the Council of East and Central Africa Football
Associations (since 2007)
- Leader of a women’s football club since 2001
Participation in international competitions
- Member of the Organising Committee of the Olympic football tournaments in Beijing in 2008
- Member of the Organising Committee of the FIFA World Cup, Chile 2008
- Member of the Organising Committee of the 5th African women’s football championships, 2006
- Winner of the IOC 2009 Women and Sport Trophy
- One of the FIFA representatives at the medal presentations for women’s football at the Olympic
Games, Beijing 2008
Mr Göran PETERSSON
Entry in the IOC
2 July 1942, Gothenburg
Married, two children
Commercial Institute of Gothenburg (1963); Lund University (LL M)(1967); lawyer
District Court Judge (1971-1973); Senior Partner (1976-2008); Chairman and CEO (1988-1992) of
Advokatfirman Vinge; Chairman of an engineering company (1982-2009), Chairman of a boat building
company (1996-); Chairman of a real estate and construction company (2004-); Secretary General of the
Swedish Exhibition and Congress Centre (2000-); Chairman of advisory board of a commercial bank
Football, handball, ice hockey, cross country skiing and sailing
Swedish sailing national champion in dinghy and keelboat; dragon racing sailor
President of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF)(2004 –); Vice-President of the ISAF (1994-2004);
Swedish Sailing Federation Racing Rules Committee, Chairman (1977-1985); Royal Gothenburg Yacht
Club, Vice Commodore (1981–1983); Chairman of the Jury and Chief Umpire of the America’s Cup; Jury
Member , Jury Chairman and ISAF Technical Delegate of the Olympic sailing competition (1980-2004);
ASOIF Council member (2009)
Awards and distinctions
Golden Anchor awarded by the Swedish Boating Federations; the King’s Medal awarded by HM King Carl
XVI Gustaf of Sweden.
Evaluation Commission for the Olympic Games in 2016 (2009).