Sir. Philip CRAVEN

Sir Philip Craven, MBE is a British sports leader and former athlete. He is the second and current President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC since December 2001). Craven obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography at University of Manchester in 1972.

His major posts in Paralympics/Olympics include Chairman, IOC Olympic Education Commission (since 2015); Member, IOC Olympic Channel Commission (since 2015); Board member, London 2012 Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games (20052013); Foundation board member, World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) (20022011); Member, IOC Beijing 2008 Co-ordination Commission (20022009); Member, IOC Congress Commission (20062009); President and founder, International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (19892002); Chairman, Player Classification Committee, Basketball Section ISMWSF (1984–1988).