(November 1, 2020) – Quanhai Li (CHN) has been elected as World Sailing President, announced today at World Sailing’s Virtual General Assembly. Li unseats incumbent Kim Andersen (DEN) who was seeking his second and final 4-year term.
Four Presidential candidates were up for election in the first round and no candidate received more than 50% of votes. A second round of voting was required between the top two candidates. Kim Andersen (DEN) and Li advanced to the second round.