WAKO Elected New President and Board of Directors

WAKO IF Ordinary General Assembly was on Tuesday 24th November 2014, at City West Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland.

Quorum was reached without any problem at the presence of 60 WAKO members holding voting rights. After withdrawal of Salim Kayıcı, Mr. Borislav Pelevic, President of Serbian Kickboxing Federation, former WAKO IF Vice President and WAKO EUROPE President, was the only candidate andelected by majority as new WAKO IF President (only Croatia and South Africa abstained).

Following this, Mr. Pelevic has resigned from the position of WAKO EUROPE Presidency and accordingly with the WAKO EUROPE Statutes, 1st Vice President of WAKO EUROPE, Mr. Roy Baker, has become Acting President of WAKO EUROPE Continental Division untill the next General Assembly will take place.

The new WAKO IF Board (in the picture) has been elected by slate voting and approved by unanimous decision:

WAKO IF Vice Presidents (by alphabetic order):

Roy Baker (Ireland)
Francesca Falsoni (Italy)
Espen Lund (Norway)
Nasser Nassiri (Iran)
Vadim Ukraintsev (Russia)
Paulo Zorello (Brasil)

WAKO IF Board Members (by alphabetic order):

Dmitar Angelov (Bulgaria)
Driss El Hilali (Morocco)
Emmanuel Essissima (Camerun)
Nikolaus Gstattner (Austria)
Istvan Kiraly (Hungary)
Kate Kocisewszka (Poland)
Peter Kruckenhauser (Germany)
Horst Prelog (Canada)
Vladimir Sitar (Slovenia)
Peter Thompson (New Zealand)

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