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AKHTER KIRON Mahfuza

Role
Member
Nationality
BAN
Bangladesh
Confederation
AFC
Date of Birth
12 February 1967
FIFA Council member since
2017

Mahfuza Akhter Kiron was elected to the FIFA Council at the 27th AFC Congress 2017 in Manama, Bahrain on Monday 8 May. She has previously served on the Organising Committees for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 and the last two FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cups: Canada 2014 and Papua New Guinea 2016. The Bangladeshi, who is head of her national association’s women’s wing and has also sat on FIFA’s Associations Committee, picked up an entrepreneurship award in March of 2017 from ‘The Women Entrepreneur Association of Bangladesh’ for her work in football and business. She is also a member of the AFC’s Executive Committee and Women’s Committee.