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The ICC Chair, his immediate predecessor and the Vice-Chairs form the Chairmanship, all serving two-year terms.

The Secretary General heads the International Secretariat in Paris to carry out ICC’s work programme.


ICC Chairman Sunil Bharti MITTALSunil Bharti MITTAL

Chair, ICC

Sunil Bharti Mittal became Chair of ICC on 15 June 2016. Mr Mittal is the Founder and Chair of Bharti Enterprises, one of India’s leading conglomerates with diversified interests in telecom, insurance, real estate, agri and food, besides other ventures. Bharti has joint ventures with several global leaders: Singtel, SoftBank, AXA, and Del Monte, among others. Bharti Airtel, the group’s flagship company, is among the world’s largest telecommunications companies, offering mobile, fixed broadband and digital TV solutions to over 350 million customers across India, South Asia and Africa. Mr Mittal is a recipient of the Padma Bhushan, one of India’s highest civilian honours, awarded to individuals for demonstrating distinguished services of high order.


ICC Vice-Chairman Frederico CURADOFrederico CURADO


Frederico Fleury Curado became Vice-Chair of ICC on 1 July 2015. Mr Curado was President and CEO of Embraer S.A. from 2007 until June 2016.


ICC Vice-Chairman Karien Van GennipKarien Van Gennip


Karien Van Gennip became Vice-Chair of ICC on 8 June 2017.

Honorary Chair

ICC Honorary Chairman Harold MCGRAW IIIHarold MCGRAW III

Honorary Chair, ICC

Harold (Terry) McGraw III became Honorary Chair of ICC on 15 June 2016, after serving as Chair since July 2013. Mr McGraw is Chair Emeritus of S&P Global. He served as non-executive Chair of McGraw Hill Financial from November 2013 to April 2015, and as Chair, President and CEO from 1999.

ICC Secretary General

ICC First Vice-Chairman FJohn W.H. DENTONJohn W.H. DENTON

ICC Secretary General

John W.H. Denton assumed the position as Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce in May 2018. Having previously served as ICC’s First Vice-Chair and on the ICC Executive Board, Mr Denton is Partner and CEO of Corrs Chambers Westgarth, a leading independent law firm in Australia. Mr Denton is also Chair of the Business Council of Australia’s Global Engagement Task Force; Chair (emeritus) of the Experts Group on Trade and Investment in Indonesia; Board Member of Asialink and Asia Society; and a Founding Member of the Australia-China CEO Roundtable.

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