Pia Ek Re-elected as Chair of Finnish Center for Integrity in Sports
The autumn meeting of the Finnish Center for Integrity in Sports (FINCIS) held on 8 December 2021 re-elected Pia Ek as chair of its board of directors. Castrén & Snellman partner Pia Ek has served as the chair of FINCIS since 2019.
‘FINCIS has a long history of working for sustainability in sports through ethical questions ranging from anti-doping activities, manipulation of sports competitions and spectator comfort and safety. I am grateful to FINCIS’ members for the trust they have placed in me so that I can continue doing my part to promote fair play and clean sports’, Pia says.
Pia has worked in sports law and technology as an attorney for over two decades. She has worked extensively with domestic and international sports federations, top-level sports clubs, broadcasting media companies and sponsors. Pia is also a long-standing member and the vice chair of the Finnish Sports Arbitration Board. She was also a member of the board of the FINCIS’ predecessor, the Finnish Anti-Doping Agency FINADA.