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Patrick Baumann Bio
|Patrick Baumann was born on 5th August 1967. He was a Swiss basketballer executive and former player and coach. He was the President of Global Association of International Sports Federations and Secretary General of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).|
|Patrick Baumann Personal details|
|Patrick Baumann Age||He was born on 5th August 1967Basel, Switzerland|
|Patrick Baumann Died||14 October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina|
|Patrick Baumann Cause of Death||Heart Attack|
|Patrick Baumann Wife||Survived by one Wife|
|Patrick Baumann Children||He had two children|
|Occupation||Basketball executive former player, coach, and referee|
|3rd Secretary General of FIBA|
1 January 2003 – 14 October 2018
|Preceded by||Borislav Stanković|
Patrick Baumann FIBA
He joined FIBA In 1994 becoming the Deputy Secretary-General in 1995. He was promoted to the position of Secretary General in 2002, with his term officially starting in 2003.
While Secretary General of FIBA, Baumann supported the growth of 3×3 basketball. This format was used at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games and was used in the under 18 will championships in 2015 Israel.
Patrick Baumann Education
- 1987 Maturità Classica, Sanremo, Italy
- 1990 Law Degree University of Lausanne Switzerland
- 1996 Master in Sports Administration Management University of Lyon, France
- 2001 MBS University of Chicago, Chicago
Patrick Baumann Death and Cause
Baumann died of a heart attack while attending the 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 14th October 2018. He is survived by his wife and two children.