Igor de Pontes Cavaco
Name: Igor de Pontes Cavaco
Title: Venue Manager
Organization: Maracanã Sport Complex – BRAZIL
Igor de Pontes Cavaco is the current Venue Manager from Maracanã Sports Complex, acting as the Supervisory, Management and Operation Committee of Maracanã Stadium. He graduated in
Communication and Postgraduate in Sports Marketing.
Before that, he was the LOC Competition Coordinator for CONMEBOL Copa América Brazil 2019. He was part of the team responsible by all technical matters related to providing services for delegations, referees team and CONMEBOL Managers and any other matters related to the CONMEBOL Competition.
From 2017 to 2018 he worked at Fluminense Football Club as the Coordinator of Fan Experience & Games Operations. During the 5th Asian Indoor Martial Arts Games, in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan in 2017 and he was a Competition Assistant in 3×3 Basketball.
During the 2016 Olympic & Paralympic Games in Rio, he was the LOC Venue Operation Manager of all the road events: cycling road race, cycling track race, triathlon, marathon, and race walking.
In 2014, he was the LOC Competition and Team Services Coordinator for FIFA World Cup 2014, in Salvador, Brazil, responsible for providing services for delegations, referees, FIFA Managers, and any other matters directly related by the FIFA Competition.