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Mr Leo WALLNER

Mr Leo WALLNER

Leo WALLNER
Entry in the IOC 1998
Country AUT (Austria)
Born 04 November 1935
Education
MBA (1958), Doctor’s degree (1961), Vienna University of Economics and Business (Austria)

Career
Head of the Austrian Student’s Association (1957-1960); Institute for Applied Social and Economic Research (1961-1966); General Manager of the Austrian Economics Society (1967); Economic Advisor to the Austrian Prime Minister (Federal Chancellor) (1964-1967); General Manager (1968-2007) then Vice-President of the Supervisory Board (2007-2011) of Casinos Austria; President of the Management Board of the Austrian lotteries (1986-2007); President of the Board of Directors (1991-2007), President of the Supervisory Board (2007-2010) and regular Member of the Supervisory Board (2010-2011) of Casinos Austria International; Vice-President of the Supervisory Board of Austrian Lotteries (2007-2011); Member of several boards in Austria; Honorary Senator of the Vienna University of Economics and Business, and of the University of Salzburg

Sports practised
Tennis, running, skiing, hiking, water-skiing

Sports administration
Vice-President of the Austrian Sports Aid Foundation (1981-2009); President (1990-2009) then Board Member (2009-) of the NOC; Board Member of Special Olympics Austria and the Austrian Paralympics Committee, and of several Austrian sports federations

Publications
Various economic publications

Awards and distinctions
Honorary decorations of the Republic of Austria, other countries, various Austrian States, communities, organisations and federations of sports

IOC History
Member of the following Commissions: Finance (2000-), Audit Committee (2006-); Ethics (2009-)