Honorary Trustee

Jacques Rogge

Jacques Rogge is the eighth President of the International Olympic Committee, elected on 16 July 2001 at the 112th IOC Session in Moscow. Born on 2 May 1942 in Ghent, Belgium, Jacques Rogge is married and has two children. By profession, he is an orthopaedic surgeon. In the course of his sports career, he competed in the yachting competitions at the Games of the Olympiad in Mexico in 1968, Munich in 1972 and Montreal in 1976. He was also a member of the Belgian national rugby team