David Gill

UEFA treasurer, FIFA vice-president

David Gill
David Gill ©UEFA

Nationality: English
Date of birth: 5 August 1957
Executive Committee member since: 2013
FIFA Council member since: 2015

Current UEFA roles
UEFA Executive Committee (UEFA Treasurer)
FIFA vice-president
Finance Committee (chairman)
Club Competitions Committee (deputy chairman)

• Born and raised in Reading, David Gill studied at Birmingham University, and became a chartered accountant. He worked in a number of senior financial roles in various companies.

• He joined the Manchester United FC board as finance director in 1997, and became chief executive in 2003, serving for ten years in the position. He remains as a non-executive director of Manchester United. Gill was appointed vice-chairman of the English Football Association in October 2012, having served on the FA board for several years.

• "I believe my experience at The FA and with Manchester United means I can add real value to the running of the game on behalf of all of UEFA's members," Gill said on his election to the UEFA Executive Committee in May 2013. He was elected as a FIFA vice-president in March 2015.

Previous UEFA roles
Club Licensing Committee (chairman) 2015-2017
Finance Committee (member) 2015-2017
Club Competitions Committee (second vice-chairman) 2007-2009, (first vice-chairman) 2009-2013
Professional Football Strategy Council – ECA representative 2010-2012

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