The FIM recently approved the creation of the International Foundation for Motorcycling (IFM) whose aims are to promote and support internationally the development of motorcycling and the interests of the international motorcycling community. The IFM will mainly be engaged in and committed to caring for road safety and mobility programmes, education trainings, environment protection, promotion of women in sporting structures, social and historical legacy of the FIM and motorcycling.
The constitutive act of the foundation was signed on 30 November by FIM President Jorge VIEGAS and FIM Deputy Chief Executive Officer Françoise EMERY, before the Swiss notary Françoise DEMIERRE MORAND, from the Gampert Demierre Moreno notary public office based in Geneva, Switzerland.
The Foundation Board members are:
Jorge VIEGAS, FIM and IFM President
Martin DE GRAAFF, FIM Europe President
Tony SKILLINGTON, FIM CEO
Guy MAITRE, FIM Family Legend and former FIM CEO
Giacomo AGOSTINI, multiple time FIM Grand Prix World Champion
The first ever Board meeting of the IFM will take place on 30 January 2021.