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HH Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad AL-THANI

HH Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad AL-THANI

Tamim Bin Hamad  AL-THANI
Entry in the IOC 2002
Country QAT (Qatar)
Born 03 June 1980
Education
Graduated from the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst (Great Britain) (1997-1998)

Career
Heir Apparent of the State of Qatar (2003-2013); Deputy Commander in Chief, Qatar Armed Forces (2003-2013); Commander in Chief, Qatar Armed Forces (2013-); Emir of the State of Qatar (2013-)

Sports practised
Football, tennis, swimming, falconry

Sports career
Member of the Al Sadd Club’s football team; member of the Qatari tennis team

Sports administration
President of Al Sadd Sports Club (1999-2000); President of the Qatar Olympic Committee (2000-2015); Chair of the Organising Committee for the XV Asian Games 2006 in Doha; Executive Committee Chairman of the Qatar Olympic Committee (2015-)

Other activities
President of the Supreme Council of Economic Affairs and Investment; President of the Supreme Committee for Coordination and Follow-up; President of the Board of Directors – Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (FIFA World Cup 2022)

IOC History
Elected as President of a National Olympic Committee; member of the Sport for All Commission (2003-2014)