Signatory Expert Group

The Signatory Expert Group has been established to review applications by potential Code Signatories and to provided opinions/recommendations to WADA Management (and the WADA Executive Committee) as set out in the Policy for acceptance of new World Anti-Doping Code Signatories (the “Policy”).

Signatory Expert Group Terms of Reference

WADA Contact: Sébastien Gillot, Director, European Office and Sports Movement Relations

Below is the independent Chair and Substitute Chair of the Group:

Mr. André Noël Chaker (Independent Chair)



Prof. Jean-Loup Chappelet (Substitute Independent Chair)



One representative from the Sports Movement and one from the Public Authorities are called upon on a case-by-case basis to consider applications.

The Substitute Chair will replace the Chair if there is a conflict of interest determined.