Ivar Sisniega

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Ivar Sisniega Campbell
Personal information
Nationality Mexican
Born (1958-05-29) 29 May 1958 (age 56)
Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Residence Mexico City
Height 1.83
Weight 78 kilos
Country Mexico
Sport Modern pentathlon
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Sisniega and the second or maternal family name is Campbell.

Ivar Sisniega Campbell (born 29 May 1958) is a Mexican modern pentathlete, politician, and businessman. He competed at the 1980, 1984 and 1988 Summer Olympics.[1] He was formerly the head of CONADE as Sports minister under President Ernesto Zedillo from 1994 to 2000, where he created the National Youth Olympics, as well as Executive President of C.D. Guadalajara from 2002 to 2006.[2][3][4] As of 2015, he is the interim President of the Pan American Sports Organization, following the death of former president Mario Vázquez Raña.[5]


  1. ^ "Ivar Sisniega Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-09-07. 
  2. ^ "Mena toma el mando de la Conade". excelsior.com. Retrieved 2014-04-03. 
  3. ^ "Cruyff debe estar cerca de Chivas". espndeportes.espn.go.com. Retrieved 2014-05-29. 
  4. ^ "Chivas expansion bid has yet to find a home". soccertimes.com. Retrieved 2014-05-29. 
  5. ^ "Ivar Sisniega toma interinato en la presidencia de Odepa". espndeportes.espn.go.com/. Retrieved 2015-02-09.