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Entry in the IOC 1988
Country GUA (Guatemala)
Born 13 August 1939
Studies in international business administration, human relations, marketing, advertising, communications

President of Kalt Comunicaciones Group; Member of the Board of Directors, Duwest Inc.; Past President of the Guatemalan Plant Protection Association of the Guatemalan Chamber of Industry; Past President of Guatemalan Foreign Trade Commission of FUNDESA; Ambassador to Cuba (1998-2000); Presidential Commissioner for Tourism (2004-2008)

Sports practised
Baseball, private air pilot, tennis, scuba diving, fishing

Sports career
Player, Guatemalan Major League Baseball; boxing official at several editions of the Olympic Games and regional and world championships

Sports administration
Member then President of the Guatemala National Olympic Committee (1980-1992); Vice-President of the Guatemalan Olympic Foundation (2000-2013); President of the Central American Sports Organisation (1982-1990) then Honorary President; Vice-President of the Pan-American Sports Organisation (PASO) until 1993; Member of the International Assembly of National Organisations of Sports Executive Committee of the Americas; Guatemalan Olympic Boxing Federation President; Member of the the International Boxing Federation (AIBA) Executive Committee and referee judge commission; Member of the AIBA Advisory Group; President of the Organising Committee of the 3rd Central American Games in Guatemala (1986); Member of the Foundation Board of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) (2003-); President of the Organising Committee of the 119th IOC Session in Guatemala City (2007); President of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) Ethics Commission

IOC History
Member of the Executive Board (2012-); member of the following Commissions: New Sources of Financing (1989-1995), Coordination for the Games of the XXVI Olympiad in 1996 in Atlanta (1991-1996), Cultural (1996), Sport and Environment (1995-1999), Press (2000-2015), International Relations (2002-2015), Coordination for the Games of the XXXI Olympiad in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro (2010-), Public Affairs and Social Development through Sport (2015-); Delegate Member for Protocol (2011-); Member of the Board of directors of Olympic Channel Services S.L., Spain (2015-)