Jochen Färber


Responsible for the coordination between the Swiss and Spanish entities of the Olympic Channel, as well as with the various IOC departments.

Before joining OCS, Jochen was the Head of the IOC President’s Executive Office since 2013. Previously, Jochen had been the Managing Director of the Olympic Training Centre for fencing in Germany, and head of the Centre’s marketing arm. He was involved in the organisation of four Olympic Games, four Paralympic Games and more than 20 Fencing World Championships, and was head of broadcasting at the International Fencing Federation. He also worked for over 20 years with Eurosport, founded and ran his own PR and communications agency for over 10 years, and was responsible for the communications side of the Munich 2018 candidature.