Minister Rebelo was born in Viçosa (AL) on February 23rd, 1956. He leads of the Ministry responsible for the 2014 World Cup, 2016 Olympics and Paralympics in Brazil. Rebelo's is a journalist and a congressman, elected six times by the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo. With over 30 years in public service, Aldo Rebelo served as the head of the Brazilian Soccer Confederation/Nike Parliamentary Commission and Political Coordinating Minister under President Lula. He also served as Speaker of the House from 2005 - 2007. Mr. Rebelo was appointed to the office of Minister of Sport in October 31st, 2011.