Mario Zambas has spent a lifetime working in the sports and events sector. He is currently lecturing in Stadium and Event Management at UCFB (Wembley), focusing on sustainability and post covid-19.
Previously, Director of IT for the most technologically advanced motor racing circuit in the world, the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, where he led the delivery of the IT technology and systems infrastructure implementation, which commenced with the construction of the circuit and led to the successful delivery of three Formula 1 Grand Prix's.
Mario led two IT/Operational activation teams that successfully delivered the inaugural Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, and SochiAutodrom F1 GP venues.
CIO of Dubai Sports City, a US$3.2bn construction project and the world’s first purpose built sports city, he was responsible for the specification and implementation of the IT infrastructure.
Mario was also responsible for establishing Norwich City FC CRM systems strategy that has been widely used as the blueprint throughout sport.
For more information, contact Mario via email at: M.Zambas@ucfb.com