The International Boxing Association (AIBA) President, Dr Ching-Kuo Wu, has completed his appointments of Members including all Chairpersons for AIBA 11 Commissions (list attached). However, for the AIBA Scientific Commission, which is a newly developed Commission, an additional 4 experts from different areas such as the Medical field, Scientific field and Boxing Equipment field will soon be appointed as Members.
“I am very proud and happy to have found highly competent and knowledgeable boxing members to take part in all Commissions’ work. I believe that these members will greatly contribute to the further enhancement of our sport and continuous success of our organization”.
The mandates of the Commission Members are from January 2015 until next AIBA Congress. All Commissions will have held their first meetings as well as a Joint Meeting from February 3 – 5 in Lausanne.
Commission Chairperson Country
APB Commission Mr Brahim Asloum France
Athletes & Youth Commission Mr Serik Konakbayev Kazakhstan
Coaches Commission Mr Pedro Roque Otano Azerbaijan
Disciplinary Commission Mr Tom Virgets USA
Ethics Commission Mr François Carrard Switzerland
Medical Commission Dr Abdelhamid Khadri Morocco
Refereeing & Judging Commission Mr Osvaldo Bisbal Argentina
Scientific Commission Dr David McDonagh Norway/Ireland
Technical & Rules Commission Mr Adam Kusior Poland
Women’s Commission Mrs Joyce Bowen Barbados
WSB Commission Mr Franco Falcinelli Italy
The International Boxing Association (AIBA), a non-profit international organization with 196 National Member Federations, is the world governing body for boxing at all levels and in all formats. AIBA is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and works for the benefit of the sport and all its stakeholders to help boxing achieve its goals both within the Olympic Movement and the international sporting world. For more information, please visit www.aiba.org.