Ivica Miocic Stosic was COC Secretary General from 1 December 2002 to 4 November 2004. He was a counter-candidate to COC President Zlatko Matesa at the regular COC presidential election in 2004.

 

He continued working on the Croatian Olympic Committee as a COC Assembly member representing the Croatian Gymnastics Federation, which he chaired.

 

Before he was elected COC Secretary General in 2002, Ivica Miocic Stosic had served as Secretary General of the Zagreb Sports Association. Before that, he had held various positions in municipal and national sports institutions. From 1995 to 1997, he was Senior Advisor in the Sports Department of the Croatian Ministry of Education and Sport; he was especially active on the Council of Europe Sports Committee, where he worked on the Eurofit project. From 1997 to 2001, when he was appointed Secretary General of the Zagreb Sports Association, he had been Deputy Head of the Zagreb City Office of Education and Sport, where he had been dedicated to the construction and reconstruction of sports facilities.

 

Ivica Miocic Stosic, who holds a degree in Economics, was born in Zadar on 23 October 1961. He played football and basketball in his youth. He was a successful basketball referee, the youngest national referee in the former Yugoslavia. Later on he focused on coaching teams of all age groups at the Dubrava Basketball Club in Zagreb.

 

He has been a Member of the Zagreb City Assembly and Chairman of its Education and Sports Committee since 2005.