ECA

Executive Board

ECA Executive Board (September 2017)

The ECA Executive Board is composed of 15 Members from different ECA Ordinary Member Clubs. 11 Members are elected by the General Assembly while 4 are appointed to represent ECA at the UEFA Professional Football Strategy Council. The ECA Executive Board Members are elected by their respective subdivision in accordance with the following table:


  Subdivision  


  National Association  
Ranking


  No. of  
Clubs 


No. of
  Board Members  


1


1-6


30*


5


2


7-15


27


3


3


16-28


26


2


4


29-54


26


1

 

*Liverpool FC, AC Milan & FC Internazionale Milano granted Ordinary Membership as per Article 4.4 ECA Statutes for winning more than 5 UEFA Club Competition trophies.

ECA Executive Board 2017-19
The 109 ECA Ordinary Members elected a new Executive Board at the occasion of the 19th ECA General Assembly on 5th September 2017 in Geneva. Eleven Board Members were elected and will be joined by the four ECA representatives on UEFA`s Professional Football Strategy Council (PFSC). The recently appointed ECA PFSC Members are: Josep Maria Bartomeu (FC Barcelona), Ed Woodward (Manchester United FC), Nasser Al-Khelaifi (Paris Saint-Germain FC) and Peter Lawwell (Celtic FC). Following the elections, the new Executive Board appointed the Chairman and Vice-Chairmen.

Chairman: Andrea Agnelli | Juventus (ITA)

1st Vice-Chairman: Pedro Lůpez Jimťnez | Real Madrid CF (ESP)

2nd Vice-Chairman: Edwin van der Sar | AFC Ajax (NED)

3rd Vice-Chairman: Dariusz Mioduski | Legia Warszawa SA (POL)

4th Vice-Chairman: Aki Riihilahti | HJK Helsinki (FIN)

Executive Board Members:

  • Edward Woodward | Manchester United FC (ENG)
  • Ivan Gazidis | Arsenal FC (ENG)
  • Josep Maria Bartomeu | FC Barcelona (ESP)
  • Nasser Al-Khelaifi | Paris Saint-Germain FC (FRA)
  • Jean-Michel Aulas | Olympique Lyonnais (FRA)
  • Michael Gerlinger | FC Bayern MŁnchen FC (GER) 
  • Michael Verschueren | RSC Anderlecht (BEL)
  • Domingos Oliveira | SL Benfica (POR)
  • Anders HÝrsholt | FC KÝbenhavn (DEN)
  • Peter Lawwell | Celtic FC (SCO)


ECA General Secretary:
Michele Centenaro (ITA)