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Mr Gerhard HEIBERG

Mr Gerhard HEIBERG

Gerhard HEIBERG
Entry in the IOC 1994
Country NOR (Norway)
Born 20 April 1939, Oslo
Education
MBA, Graduate School of Economics and Business Administration, Copenhagen (1963); San José University (1964)

Career
President and CEO of Norcem (1973-1987); after merger of Norcem and Aker in 1987, President and CEO (1987-1989); Chairman of the Board of Aker SA (1989-1996); Chairman of the Boards of Den Norske Bank (1995-2000) and of Norwegian Trade Council (1995-2000); partner of Norscan Partners AS

Sports practised
Athletics, football, tennis, swimming, skiing

Sports administration
Chairman, President and CEO of the Lillehammer Olympic Organising Committee (LOOC) (1989-1994); Chairman, President and CEO of Lillehammer Paralympics (1990-1994); member of the NOC (1994-)

IOC History
Member of the Executive Board (2003-2011); Chairman of the Marketing Commission (2001-) and of the Evaluation Commission for the XXI Olympic Winter Games in 2010 (2002-2003); Vice-Chairman of the Olympic Philately, Numismatic and Memorabilia Commission (2005-); member of the following Commissions: Coordination for the XVIII Olympic Winter Games in Nagano in 1998 (1995-1998), Coordination for the XIX Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City in 2002 (1996-2002), Sport and Environment (1996-2001), “IOC 2000” (1999), Coordination for the XX Olympic Winter Games in Turin in 2006 (2000-2006), TV Rights and New Media (2002-)