President

Turgay Demirel

Elected FIBA Europe President on 17 May 2014.
Elected FIBA Vice President on 13 September 2014.
Born on 2 May 1957.

Curriculum Vitae

2014-Present
FIBA Europe President
FIBA Vice President
1992-Present
Founding President of the Foundation for Development and Education in Turkish Basketball
1992-2015
Turkish Basketball Federation, President
1998-2014
Member of FIBA Finance Commission
2010
Named Sportsman of the Year by Milliyet Newspaper, the Sedat Simavi Journalists’ Association, Okan University, Aba Izzet Bayal University and the FMV Isik Schools
2006-10
FIBA Europe Vice President
FIBA Europe Board Member
Member of FIBA Europe Executive Committee
1994-2002
FIBA Europe Board Member
1998-2002
President of FIBA Finance Commission
Member of FIBA Marketing Group
1975-1988
Basketball player, Galatasaray Sports Club (team captain) and Yenisehir Istanbul Bankasi
Turkish national team player

FORMER PRESIDENTS
  • Cyriel Coomas (BEL) - 2013-2014
    Olafur Rafnsson (ISL) - 2010-2013 
    George Vassilakopoulos (GRE) - 2002-2010