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)

 


 

Stakeholders storm Marrakech for historic women’s football symposium

The Moroccan city of Marrakech, will be the centre of attraction from 5-7 March 2018 for the first ever CAF Women’s Football Symposium

CAF President Ahmad congratulates new Comoros FA president

Following the elective General Assembly of the Comoros Football Federation held on 24 February 2018, CAF President Ahmad has sent a congratulatory message to the president-elect of the federation Said Ali Said Athoumane.

CAF send condolences to Prof Fallou Cisse’s family

On behalf of CAF President Ahmad and the entire Executive Committee, CAF General Secretary Amr Fahmy has sent a message of condolence to the family of Professor Fallou Cisse, who passed away on 25 February 2018 in Paris, France.

CAF President, Veeps attend UEFA Congress in Bratislava

A delegation led by CAF President Ahmad is in Bratislava, Slovakia, for the 42nd Ordinary UEFA Congress.

QNET announces Sponsorship of Total CAF Champions League, Total CAF Confederation Cup, Total CAF Super Cup

QNET announces Sponsorship of Total CAF Champions League, Total CAF Confederation Cup, Total CAF Super Cup.

CAF President at Elysée

CAF President at Elysée

21 February 2018

At the invitation of the President of the Republic of Liberia, George Weah, CAF President Ahmad, was among the guests at the luncheon offered in honour of the former by resident of France,

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 40th Ordinary General Assembly, Casablanca: speech by CAF president

CAF 40th Ordinary General Assembly in Casablanca: opening speech by CAF president

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