Elly Resende is an electric engineer with more than 20 years of experience in infrastructure planning, implementation and operation, and he has worked in international equipment manufacture and telecommunications operator companies.
Since 2004, he works in major sport events organisation. He has occupied the Telecommunications Manager position and, later, the Technology Director of the Rio 2007 Pan and Parapan-american Games Committee position. He has also been the Infrastructure Director of the Rio 2016 Bid Committee and, after the victory, was appointed as the Head of the Technology area of the Games. He is the responsible for all the system, program and technology infrastructure that support all Organising Committee’s functional areas, plus the integration of Broadcasting and the Host Broadcaster.