Valentina POGGI

Professional Equestrian Athlete with 2 ½ years of experience in Event Coordination and Administration


Bachelor of Science (Economics and Management), University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy

Work Experience

Event Coordinator and Secretary of Sports, AS Roma Academy FutbolClub, Rome, Italy

  • Monitored and organized national and international events from planning to completion
  • Coordinated with the National Soccer Federation (FIGC)
  • Dealt with player memberships and transfers
  • Launched new products connected to specific events 

Sales Assistant, Fratelli Poggi S.R.L., Tivoli, Italy

  • Organized booths and spaces for international marble exhibitions
  • Managed selling negotiations for international retail and wholesale clients
  • Monitored various international construction projects

Rider, Scuderia Della Malaspina Ulrich Kirchhoff, Milan, Italy

  • Rode 7 international show jumping horses with Ulrich Kirchhoff, Olympic Team and Individual Gold Medalist (Atlanta Olympic Games 1996)
  • Performed athletic preparation of the horses

Sports Achievements

• Represented Italy for 14 years in Horse Show Jumping
• Italian Junior Horse Show Jumping Champion
• 4th place in the Female Young Rider Italian Horse Show Jumping Championship
• Scholarship winner of the "TornoSubito Training Program"
• President Founder of the Humanitarian Association Leo Club Roma Ara Pacis

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