Mr. Norante is currently Vice President International Sales & Strategic Marketing for Major Sport Events & Stadia at Leonardo M A Ltd. In this role he has created a new business sector focused in providing technologies solutions in the Sport market. Recently Mr. Norante led the Leonard team during Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games where Leonardo was awarded for the delivery of security technologies infrastructures for 21 venues. This project was awarded as the most innovative and sustainable technology delivery in a Major Event in 2014. Currently he is working in Sport opportunities in Australia, Japan, North-America, Middle East.
Previously he was Director of Security Integration and Planning for Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games and he held similar role for the Turin 2006 Olympic Games. In that role his responsibilities spanned from strategies, planning, integration with multiple government agencies, managing Olympic sponsors, broadcasters, stakeholders, City Councils, transports, delivery infrastructures and operations during the Games.
Mr. Norante formerly practiced law, specializing in civil, commercial and company law and he is also a former Carabinieri Corps Officer (Major).
Mr. Norante has also consulted for International Major Events, International Olympic Committee, Olympic Bid Cities and the United Nations-Major Events department.
Mr. Norante has a master degree in Law and in Political Science