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Johann Olav Koss


Johann Olav Koss

Johann Olav Koss is the Founder, President, and CEO of Right To Play. As one of the greatest speed skaters of all time, he earned 5 Olympic medals and broke 11 world records throughout the course of his career.

He was an Ambassador for Olympic Aid in 1993. In 1994, he was chosen by UNICEF to be the Special Representative for Sport and, in 2006, was appointed to the post of Ambassador. TIME magazine has declared him to be a Future Leader of Tomorrow and the World Economic Forum has named him as a Young Global Leader. He holds a Bachelor of Medicine and an Executive MBA.

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