New CEO appointment announced

We’re pleased to announce that we have appointed Thanos Papadopoulos as the International Socca Federation’s new CEO, with immediate effect.

The role will be focused on the delivery of tournaments including the high profile Socca6 World Cup and plans are already underway for further tournaments to take place before the end of 2018, details of which will be unveiled next month, as well as developing key strategic partnerships within the socca sector who can assist us in our aims to develop socca both at the elite level and at the local community level.

Thanos brings a wealth of experience to the role, having previously delivered European level tournaments in Greece, Croatia and Slovenia over the past 5 years as well as operating one of Greece’s leading sports and marketing agencies, Libero S&T.

Shahzeb Trunkwala, Honorary Vice-President of the International Socca Federation stated that: “The appointment of Thanos Papadopoulos as CEO is a key development in the future of our Federation and will ensure that our tournament output is second to none. We have full confidence in Thanos’ ability to successfully deliver the Federation’s vision for the future development of our competitions and look forward to a strong working relationship moving forward.”