Win The Game CEO wants to be Flamengo’s president
Being the president of Flamengo is without doubt one of the noblest positions in Brazilian soccer and a dream for some individuals. This is the case of Claudio Pracownik, CEO of Win The Game, who has sturdy ties to Most Beloved. Claudio was as soon as a director of the membership and was a part of an necessary restructuring interval of the membership in the course of the Bandeira de Mello interval and was a part of the so-called blue panel as vice president of finance, an necessary place in the course of the interval when Mengo was attempting to restore its coffers.
In an interview with the Pipeline web site, the pundit reveals how his dream started and says he believes he’ll sooner or later turn into president of the membership he loves. He compares his entry into maturity to the sensation of changing into a superhero.
“The first skilled ambition was to put on a go well with, tie and carry a briefcase to the discussion board. I feel that was the second that marked my entry into the grownup world. I felt like an actual superhero that day. But my first private ambition was to be president of Brazil, a dream I later modified to president of Flamengo. The final one, I consider I’ll do it once more,” he begins.
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Still within the fictional superhero theme, he would not disguise his style for the theme and divulges his inspiration in Spider-Man. He quotes the basic phrase: ‘With nice energy comes nice duty’. The phrase marked his life and he takes it critically to at the present time.
“I’ve all the time favored comics. I assumed (and nonetheless assume) that they’re a basic a part of the mythological assemble of recent life and due to this fact assist us by means of each stage of progress. Half people, half gods, they convey empathy and the hope of overcoming. I favored a number of, however my favourite was all the time Spider-Man. His motto ended up staying with me for the remainder of my life: ‘nice energy, nice duty’,” he says.
Claudio Pracownik says he’s aggravated by the dearth of kindness and preaches José Datrino’s slogan
José Datrino has turn into an icon of Rio de Janeiro. Under the pseudonym ‘Profeta Gentileza’, the city preacher unfold the phrase ‘kindness begets goodness’ across the metropolis, on viaducts and pilasters. Claudio takes this into his personal life and remembers the platitude of the determine.
“Lack of kindness (piss me off)! I all the time apply and practice my kids to communicate politely and emotionally. Amazing issues can occur after we begin our days by saying ‘good morning’ to everybody we cross. Being type means noticing the presence of one other and respecting their existence and values. As the prophet Kindness mentioned: ‘kindness begets kindness’, he says.
Claudio doesn’t disguise his flamenism and celebrates his particular chairs on the Maracana
When requested about his biggest achievement and extravagance, Claudio cites the acquisition of his particular chairs on the Maracana. He declares that he’s in love with Mengão and says that it was a dream to purchase his seats within the stadium.
“And the largest extravagance? Biggest achievement, my spouse… Laughs. In addition, I’m a soccer fanatic and obsessed with Flamengo. The materials possession that made me the happiest up to now was the acquisition of my particular chairs on the Maracana. I spent my childhood within the bleachers or begging to use chairs I borrowed from my buddies’ dad and mom. I all the time dreamed of the day I might purchase them and I did with my first bonus I acquired from Banco Pactual. Extravagance? I instantly went to purchase two,” he concludes.
Pracownik straight participates within the challenge “Tondela Flamengo”.
There has been a lot hypothesis over the previous 12 months about Flamengo’s willingness to purchase an 80% stake in SAD from Tondela, a membership in Portugal’s first division. The aim of the challenge was to broaden the Flamengo model in Europe, as well as to receiving earnings and euros, and having a spot to hire their jewellery for maturation.
Where does Claudio Pracownik come into this story? Flamengo employed the corporate Win The Game, the place the membership’s former financier is at present the CEO. The firm’s problem was to get buyers to launch the challenge. That’s as a result of Rubro-Negro would not need to take cash out of its coffers to put money into the concept. After the relegation of Tondela, nevertheless, Mais Querido started to discover the chance with different golf equipment, as they’re aiming for the elite degree and don’t intend to enter right into a partnership with a decrease league staff.
The former vice-president spoke to MRN about his time at Flamengo
In 2020, the previous vice president of finance of the Bandeira de Mello administration instructed what he noticed when he arrived on the membership. Click right here to watch the complete interview.
“I had nothing. No plans, no numbers, no spreadsheets. Bureaucracy merely existed to give processes a sure which means inside the idea of microphysics of energy for individuals. You have created processes to honor individuals. I had no plans for the whole lot else,” he mentioned.
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