ORGANISATION


PRESIDENCY

The President and the two Vice Presidents are elected for a two-year period by the General Assembly among the Members of the Board and represent each one a different Member Country. The President (or, upon his delegation, the Vice Presidents) conduct the Mediterranean Horseracing Union and ensure its representation at the meetings of the International Federations. 

François Forcioli Conti

FRANCE

President of Société des Courses de la Cote d'Azur

Hippodrome de Cagnes-sur-Mer


Nikolay Isakov

RUSSIA
President of the Commonwealth Trotting Association of Russia

Hicham Debbagh

MOROCCO

Racing Department Manager of SOREC Société Royale d'Encouragement du Cheval


GENERAL SECRETARIAT

The General Secretariat carries out the MHU current management and is composed by one General Secretary and one Technical Advisor, both elected by the General Assembly for a two-year period.

Tamara Papiccio

ITALY

General Secretary of the Mediterranean Horseracing Union

Tel. +39 366 9747713

E-mail: tamara.papiccio@medunion.it

Daniele Bernardi

FRANCE
Technical Advisor of the Mediterranean Horseracing Union
Tel. +33 686 433992
E-mail: d.lin@wanadoo.fr


BOARD

The Mediterranean Horseracing Union Board is composed by one member representing every active Member Country. It is elected by the General Assembly for a two-year period. It ensures the MHU management.

ALGERIA                        Otthmane Benslimane                  General Manager of Société des Courses Hippiques et du Pari Mutuel, Algiers

FRANCE                         François Forcioli Conti                 President  of Société des Courses de la Cote d'Azur, Cagnes-sur-Mer

ITALY                               Concetto Mazzarella                      President of Ippodromo del Mediterraneo and of Unione Nazionale Ippodromi, Syracuse

LIBYA                               Almabrouk Fashloum                   Chairman of the Libyan Horseracing Authority, Tripoli

MALTA                            Thomas Cunningham                   General Secretary of the Malta Racing Club, Malta

MOROCCO                     Hicham Debbagh                            Racing department Manager of Société Royale d'Encouragement du Cheval, Rabat

RUSSIA                          Nikolay Isakov                                Chairman of the Commonwealth Trotting Association of Russia, Moscow

SERBIA                           Sasa Filipovic                                  President of the Serbian Trotting Association, Belgrade

SPAIN                               Pejo Urtasun                                  Managing director of San Sebastian Racecourse, Basque Region

TUNISIA                         Raja Hannachi                                Technical manager of Société des Courses Hippiques, Tunis


BOARD OF AUDITORS

Composed by three members of proved experience in accounting, the Board of Auditors, elected by the General Assembly for a two-year period, checks the books and controls and audits the accuracy of figures as well as the MHU’s financial equilibrium.

Fabio Faraci                            President                            Managing director of Ippomed, Syracuse racecourse managing Society, Italy
Raffaele Cherchi                   Auditor                                 Manager of the reasearch service for horse industry quality and improvement of AGRIS Sardegna, Italy
Anthony Demanuele           Auditor                                 Member of the Malta Racing Club, Malta