IOF Office

The IOF Office manages and administers the affairs of the federation in accordance with decisions of the General Assembly and the Council. It provides support to Council, Commissions and Member Federations and is the point of contact for external organisations.

Matters regarding the IOF should be addressed to the IOF Office contact email. For general questions about orienteering and requests for information about orienteering in your country, please contact your National Federation.


Payments to the IOF:

It’s possible to pay your Membership or Service Fee to the IOF, via credit card or PayPal account. Please fill in the text field below what the payment is for or invoice number and then click “Pay Now”:

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IOF Office Staff 2024

CEO - Henrik Eliasson

Tel: +46 700027010


Key responsibilities

  • Operational leadership
  • Partner relations & Sponsorships
  • Brand management & TV Rights
  • Event development
  • Event bidding & Contracts
  • Finance & HR

Secretary General - Sondre Sande Gullord

Tel: +47 95793324


Key Responsibilities

  • Executive support to Council
  • Support to Member Federations
  • Global & Regional development
  • Governance & Education
  • External relations & Partner Events

Event Manager - Jenny Nilsson

Tel: +46 70329 59 30


Key Responsibilities

  • Support for Major Events
  • World Orienteering Week management
  • Discipline & Rules commission support
  • Rules Administration
  • World Ranking Events management

Event Presentation Manager - Per Frost



Key Responsibilities

  • Operation and development of LIVE Orienteering
  • Strategy and sales – IOF Pay per view products
  • Main contact for TV-customers prior & during events
  • Support and Operations within Event Presentation area prior & during events

(Part time)

Communications Officer - Erling Thisted

Tel: +45 61336183


Key Responsibilities

  • Press & Media
  • External communication
  • Web & Social Media
  • Marketing

(Part time)

IOF Eventor/LIVE/Results support - Henrik Skoglund

Key Responsibilities

  • IOF Eventor development
  • IOF Eventor & LIVE Orienteering support
  • Results, World Cup & World Ranking support

(Part time)

Sports Administrator - Kirsty McIntyre


Key Responsibilities

  • Council meeting secretary

(On hourly basis)


Postal adress for packages etc.

International Orienteering Federation

Drottninggatan 47
SE-65225 Karlstad

802498-9603 (SE802498960301)