Elections & Appointments – Candidacies for 2022

CANDIDACIES FOR ELECTIONS & APPOINTMENTS 2022

The name of candidates vetted by the FEI Nominations Committee for 2022 elections and appointments are available below. For the positions to be elected by the General Assembly, the Candidacy files can also be consulted.

Any questions about the FEI Election and Appointment 2022 can be addressed to the Nominations Committee Senior Officer (julie.schlaefli@fei.org).

POSITIONS TO BE ELECTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY on 13 November 2022
Position Candidacy (ies) Term (incoming)
FEI President, Board Member Mr Ingmar DE VOS (BEL) - Presidential Programe 2022-2026 2022 - 2026
EEF Group Chair, Board Member This position will be taken by the EEF President to be elected in 2022, as per Article 24.13 FEI Statutes. 2022 - 2026
Deputy Chair EEF Group    
Chair Group VI, Board Member Mr Esteban ABEDRABBO (ECU)
Ms Cecilia HYNES (ARG)
Mr David LEVY (PER)
Mr Victor RIOS (CHI)
2022 - 2026
Deputy Chair Group V    
Veterinary Chair, Board Member Ms Jenny HALL (GBR) 2022 - 2026
Audit & Compliance Member Mr Nazar ABDELWAHAB (SUD)
Ms Theola BARCLAY (ZAM)
Ms Avalon EVERETT (IRL)
2022 - 2026
FEI Tribunal Member (2 positions open) Ms Georgia CLIFFORD-WIDDUP (AUS)
Mr Radhouane ELAIBA (TUN)
Ms Diane PITTS (USA)
Mr Brian WARD (CAN)
2022 - 2026
Nominations Member,
Representative Regional Group VI
Mr Guillermo VALENTE (URU) 2022 - 2023
POSITIONS TO BE APPOINTED BY THE FEI BOARD on 10 November 2022  
Position Candidacy (ies) Term (incoming)
Veterinary Member (2 positions open)
(The Veterinary Committee would welcome applicants with a background in Equine sports medicine and experience from FEI Events. Experience from equine research is considered a merit)
Dr Lars ROEPSTORFF (SWE)
Dr Mark SINNOTT (GBR)
Drs Mariia ZHUKOVA (RUS)
2022 - 2026
Medical Member
(The Medical Committee would welcome Candidacies from Athletes (or former Athletes) with an interest in human anti-doping and athlete health and welfare. For medical doctor applicants, the Medical Committee would welcome candidates with expertise on athletes with impairments.)
Ms Linsey MASON (IRL)
Mr Kimihiro OKUBO (JPN)
​Mr Stefan SEVENICH (GER)
2022 - 2026
Jumping Member Mr Karim BADARO (LBN)
Ms Anna GROMZINA (RUS)
Mr Michael STONE (USA)
Ms Irene VERHEUL (NED)
2022 - 2026
Dressage Member Ms Diana AL-SHAER (PLE)
Mr Trond ASMYR (NOR)
Ms Minako FURUOKA (JPN)
Mr Frederico PINTEUS (POR)
Mr Gary ROCKWELL (USA)
2022 - 2026
Eventing Member
(The Eventing Committee would prefer candidates with an Eventing Technical Delegate background)
Mr Lars CHRISTENSSON (SWE)
Mr Marcin KONARSKI (POL)
Ms Gillian KYLE (IRL)
Mr Giovanni MASCI (ITA)
Mr Neil MCKENZIE-HALL (NZL)
Mr Mathias OTTO-ERLEY (GER)
2022 - 2026
Driving Member
(The Driving Committee would prefer candidates with either Judge or Steward background with very good knowledge of the FEI Driving Rules.)
Mr Boyd EXELL (AUS)
Mr Joaquin MEDINA (ESP)
Mr Friedrich OTTO-ERLEY (GER)
Mrs Lotta PÅLSSON (SWE)
Mr Jan POSLUSZNY (POL)
Ms Andrea WEBB (AUS)
Mr Mark WENTEIN (BEL)
2022 - 2026
Vaulting Member (2 positions open) Ms Anna ANDERSSON (SWE)
Ms Gaby BENZ (ITA)
Ms Lise BERG (DEN)
Ms Claire DE RIDDER (NED)
Ms Doris KNOTTER (AUT)
Ms Ina Angelika KOPPEL (COL)
Mr Lasse KRISTENSEN (DEN)
2022 - 2026
Para Equestrian Member
 
Ms Kerstin ENGLUND (SWE)
Mr Clive MILKINS (CAN)
Mr Rodolpho RISKALLA (BRA)
2022 - 2026