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Francisco Taboada

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Victorien Duval

Further personal information

Family
Three children
Residence
Geneva, SUI
Occupation
Athlete, Businessperson
Languages
French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
Higher education
Communications, Human Resources, Management, Marketing - Romand Centre of Continuing Education [CEFCO]: Switzerland

Sport specific information

Club / Team
FSG Bassecourt: Switzerland

General interest

Nicknames
Cisco (Twitter profile, 01 Oct 2019)
Other sports
He has also represented Switzerland in Para cycling, and placed 17th in the BVI 4km pursuit at the 2000 Paralympic Games in Sydney. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Oct 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (acevian.fr, 20 Sep 2019)
Impairment
He acquired his visual impairment at age two. (Facebook page 2, 01 Oct 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He has worked in business development since 2002, and in 2004 he founded VT Consulting, a business consultancy company based in Carouge, Switzerland. "Since 2002, I help entrepreneurs to develop their business from an accounting, tax or managerial and marketing point of view." (Facebook profile, 21 Sep 2019; cisco-developpements.com, 2019; vt-consulting.com, 2019)