Name: Diamil Faye
Title: Senior Advisor
Organization: SAUDI ARABIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE – KSA
Founder of JAPPO Sports & Entertainment, Diamil has developed vast experience within the Olympic movement. After contributing to the return of Cambodia in the Olympic Movement, he worked for the organizing committees of the following Olympic Games: Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008.
His experience also includes: the coordination of the technical bid of Abuja bid for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, working as Senior Expert at the 2010 Asian Games and the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games. and the technical coordination of the 2015 and the 2019 Africa Games.In 2012, he launched the JSPORTS sportswear brand, which kitted 16 Teams during the London 2012 Olympic Games and 5 for the Paralympic Games.
Former owner of a Professional Football Team in Senegal, Diamil is also a FIFA Consultant since 2013 helping in the development of National Federations. Since 2018, he dedicates most of his time to the restructuring of sport in Saudi Arabia where he serves as Senior Adviser to the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee and a major transformation plan that involves all National Federations. Diamil is also the initiator and the owner the annual Africa International Sports convention (CISA) and the newly launch Africa FootGoal Conference.