Javid Gurbanov will continue to lead Azerbaijan’s Volleyball Family

The Elective General Assembly was held in Baku last week.

Javid Gurbanov will continue to lead the Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation (AVF) after he was re-elected at its General Assembly which took place last week at at the premises of the Ministry of Youth and Sports in Baku, Azerbaijan.

AVF President Javid Gurbanov addressed the audience, sharing an activity report and reviewing what the country’s Volleyball Family had achieved since the last General Assembly was held.

 The General Assembly was held in the presence of Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth, Mr Farid Gayibov, who also delivered a welcome address to the participants of the conference.

The agenda of the General Assembly included elections for the top positions at the helm of the organisation, with Mr Gurbanov staying on for another term as AVF President and renowned volleyball coach Faig Garayev set to continue his work as AVF First Vice-President.

In addition, Mr Jalil Jafarov and Mr Abulfaz Huseynov will serve as Vice-Presidents, with Nijat Guliyev and Kamal Huseynli completing the composition of the AVF Board of Administration. Mr Jafarov is a member of the CEV Board of Administration for the 2020-2024 term – the first Azerbaijani to hold such a role in the country’s history.

The attendees also discussed and approved amendments to the AVF statutes.