Name : AHMAD
Born on : 30 décembre 1959 
Son of : DAROUECHE ABOUDOU and SALUMAT 

 

Education 

- 1966 to 1972: Primary School of Tambohorano

- 1973 to 1979: Maintirano High School

- 1979 to 1981: Preparatory Course in Public and Private Law

- 1981 to 1986: Ecole Normale Supérieure - University of Tananarive - EPS

- 2005 to 2006: University Claude Bernard of Lyon 

Additional training 

- Management and Marketing of Sport by CONFEJES

- Sports Administration by Solidarité Olympique

- 3rd Degree Federal Coach by FMF 

Academic qualifications

- CEPE in 1972

- BEPC in 1976

- PRE BAC in 1978

- BAC A2 in 1979

- CAPEN (Masters) in EPS in 1986

- MASTER 2 in Sport Management, Specialty «Management of Organizations» 

Professional Experience 

- 1986/1988: Professor of EPS at the CEG of Tambohorano

- 1988/1989: Professor of EPS at the Technical School of Mahajanga

- 1989/1990: Coach of the Football club AC SOTEMA

- 1988/1993: Attaché of Direction to the company PROBO

- 1988/1993: Head of Sports Department, Mahajanga

- 1988/1993: Regional Technical Advisor for Football

- 1993/1994: Director of Population and Social Development, Ministry of Population

- 1994/1995: Member of the Government in charge of the Department of Sports

- 1995/1996: Technical Advisor to the National Assembly

- 1996/1998: Chief of Staff of the Minister for Fisheries and Fishery Resources

- 1998/2002: Chairman of the Board of Directors of the State Commercial Corporation

SOMACODIS

- 2003 to 2007: Professor in sport legislation and sports marketing at the Académie Nationale des Sports

- 2014 to 2016: Minister of Fishery Resources and Fisheries

- 2016 to date: Senator of Madagascar (Vice-President of the Senate)

 

Seminars and  Researches

 

- Preparatory Meeting for the World Summit on Social Development at the United Nations - New York / 1993

- Establishment of the Population Commission in the OAU - Addis Ababa / 1993

- International Conference on Population and Development - Cairo, 1994

- Brief on the Study of the contribution of Physical and Sports Activities on the fight against drugs in adolescents (End of studies at ENS 1986)

- National Conference for the implementation of studies on NGOs in Madagascar (World Bank Financing 1993)

- Chairman of the Reflection Committee on Malagasy Football in 2003

- Memorandum for the Diploma MASTER MOS "What Strategic Plan for a National Autonomous Football Federation in a Developing Country". 

Other Activities

- Founder of the Regional Games in Madagascar (Melaky game in 1989)

- Deputy Secretary General of the Mahajanga Football League (1988/1993)

- Vice-President of the Malagasy Handball Federation (2000/2003)

- Vice-President of the Malagasy Sport for All Federation (since 2000)

- Member of the International Federation of Sports Cinema and Television (since 2000)

- President of the Malagasy Football Federation (2003/2017)

- Vice-President of the Malagasy Olympic Committee (2005-2011)

- President of the Association of Melaky Managers

- Member of the Organizing Committee of the African Cup of Nations (CAN)

- Deputy Chairman of the FIFA Appeals Board

- Reorganization of the elections of the Malagasy Olympic Committee in January 2011, following the defection of the former President.

- Member of the Executive Committee of the Confederation of African Football (2013/2017)

- President of CAF (2017 to date)

- Vice-President of FIFA (2017 to date) 

Languages 

- Malagasy: Spoken and Written

- French: Spoken and Written

- English: Spoken and Written (intermediate)

 


 

Ahmad, Infantino in Sao Tome

Ahmad, Infantino in Sao Tome

19 February 2018

CAF President Ahmad and FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Monday, 19 February 2018, arrived in Sao Tome and Principe on an official visit

CAF President at the Post-General Assembly Press Conference

CAF President Ahmad responded to questions from the media at the press conference after the end of the 40th Ordinary General Assembly in Casablanca. Below are excerpts;

CAF President launches “CAF Pro” Diploma for coaches

CAF President Ahmad on Thursday, 25 January 2018, launched the “CAF Pro” Diploma for elite African coaches in Rabat, Morocco

CAF President Ahmad attends swearing-in of George Weah

La prestation de serment du président élu du Libéria, George Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah, s’est déroulé ce matin au stade Samuel K. Doe de Monrovia, plein à craquer, et devant un parterre de personnalités, parmi lesquelles le président de la CAF, M. Ahmad.

CAF President Ahmad meets Cape Verde President Fonseca

CAF President Ahmad on Thursday, 18 January 2018, paid a courtesy call on President of the Republic of Cape Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, in the Cape Verdean capital, Praia.

CAF President visits referees

CAF President Ahmad was a surprise guest at a workshop on Tuesday, 9 January 2018, in Casablanca for selected match officials for the impending African Nations Championship Morocco 2018. CAF General Secretary, Amr Fahmy, was also present.

CAF expresses gratitude to Ghana and President Akufo-Addo

CAF expresses gratitude to Ghana and President Akufo-Add0

CAF President Ahmad pays courtesy call on Ghana President Akufo-Addo

CAF President Ahmad on Wednesday, 3 January 2018, paid a courtesy call on Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the seat of Government in Accra

CAF President meets the press

On the eve of the Aiteo CAF Awards Gala 2017, CAF president Ahmad, faced the press at the Accra International Conference

Nominees, Legends arrive in Accra for Aiteo CAF Awards 2017

The capital of Ghana, Accra is abuzz and bracing up for unarguably the biggest football gathering of the new year, Aiteo CAF Awards 2017