Servet Yardımcı

Servet Yardımcı
Servet Yardımcı ©UEFA

Nationality: Turkish
Date of birth: 26 December 1957
Executive Committee member since: 2017

Current UEFA roles
Executive Committee (member)
Media Committee (chairman)
Stadium and Security Committee (deputy chairman)

• Servet Yardımcı studied economics at London Metropolitan University and is currently the chairman of Yardımcı Corporation, a company whose main field of activities are shipbuilding and ship ownership.

• He played football at amateur level, and returned to the game as a football executive after becoming a board member at Turkish club Çaykur Rizespor AŞ. Elected as a member of the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) executive committee for the first time in 2008, Yardımcı has been the TFF first vice-president since February 2012.

• He has also been responsible for conducting TFF’s affairs with FIFA, UEFA and other associations in recent years. Yardımcı expressed his football philosophy by saying: "Respect for history and tradition, competence and hard work, continuing education and investment in the future." He was elected to the UEFA Executive Committee at the Helsinki Congress in April 2017.

Previous UEFA roles
National Associations Committee (member) 2015-2017
HatTrick Committee (member) 2013-2015