Evelina Christillin

Evelina Maria Augusta Christillin (born 27 November 1955 in Turin, Italy) is an Italian sports official and a former scholar of history of the University of Turin.[1] She has been a member of the FIFA Council since 14 September 2016.[2]

Among other activities, she was chosen as Executive President of the 2006 Winter Olympics Bid Committee in 1998, and helped organize the Winter Olympics in Turin in 2006.[1][3]

In 2015, she was member of the Organizing Committee for the Expo 2015 in Milano, Italy.[4]

Christillin is married to Gabriele Galateri di Genola, the President of Assicurazioni Generali, an Italian insurance company.[5]


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  3. "A Welsh international footballer turned academic is bidding to join the ruling council of Fifa". WalesOnline. 26 August 2016. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  4. "Evelina Christillin. Expo Milano 2015 is the proof that Italy can work on a global level". Expo 2015. 8 July 2015. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  5. "Change of presidency at Italy's national tourism agency ENIT". TourismExecutives. 24 June 2015. Retrieved 25 November 2016.

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