Comité National Olympique et Sportif Béninois

Benin

Phone: +229 2138 0465

Fax: +229 2138 2873

Address: 03 BP 2767 Cotonou BÉNIN

minnoc@intnet.bj

Secretary General

Mr. Fernando HESSOU

Mr. Fernando HESSOU

Birthday: 27/06/1962

Election Date: 11/03/2017

President

Mr. Julien V. MINAVOA

Mr. Julien V. MINAVOA

Birthday: 16/03/1950

Election Date: 17/03/2013

Date of re-election: 11/03/2017

OTHER FUNCTIONS WITHIN THE NOC

Secretary General 2002 - 2013
Deputy Secretary General 1997 - 2002

FUNCTIONS IN NATIONAL SPORTS ORGANIZATIONS

Director – National Olympic Academy 1985 - 2013
Secretary General – Benin Handball Federation 1992 - 2006
Deputy Secretary General – Benin Athletics Federation 1987 - 1992

FUNCTIONS IN REGIONAL AND CONTINENTAL SPORTS ORGANIZATIONS

Member – Commission for the Organization of Competitions – African Handball Confederation 2004 - 2013
Member – ANOCA NOCs Relations Commission

FUNCTIONS IN INTERNATIONAL SPORT ORGANIZATIONS

Vice-President - the Olympic Academies Francophone Association 2013 -

CAREER AS ATHLETE / COACH

Handball Coach 
Handball Player 

EDUCATION

Master in Management of Sports Organizations
Teacher’s Training

LANGUAGES

French