On 7th November 2021, Asia Swimming Federation had its General Congress with the attendance of 43 Asian National Federation members. Four (4) NFs (Japan, Jordan, Singapore, and Sri Lanka) have participated virtually due to their inability to travel caused by the COVID-19 restrictions.

During which, the nomination of the candidates for the FINA Bureau Election on 5 June 2021 in Doha has been approved and ratified.


Position Name Country
1 FINA President Mr. Husain Al Musallam Kuwait
2 FINA Vice President Ms. Zhou Jihong China
3 FINA Bureau Member Mr. Taha Al Kishry Oman
4 FINA Bureau Member Mr. Andrey Kryukov Kazakhstan
5 FINA Bureau Member – World at Large Mr. Daichi Suzuki Japan
6 FINA Bureau Member – World at Large Mr. Virendra Nanavati India


Mr.Al Musallam is the first-ever Asian candidate for the FINA Presidency position.\