Alisher Nikimbaev

Competitions and Media Operations Manager
FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013 Local Organising Committee

Alisher Nikimbaev has more than 20 years of experience in football in areas related to media communications, competition operations, club licensing, infrastructure and facilities management, administration, event management and project management. As a Club Licensing Senior Manager of Professional League Committee (UAE), Nikimbaev implemented UAE Club Licensing System with Professional Clubs in areas of Sporting, Infrastructure, HR and Admin criteria, Legal criteria and Commercial/Marketing criteria, mainly by managing stadiums approval process through Infrastructure inspections and follow-ups.

From March 2013 to December, Nikimbaev was Competitions and Media Operations Manager of FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013 Local Organising Committee (UAE). He handled the competitions and media operations including inspection visits, competitions and media facilities at all venues including stadiums and training sites, dealing with contractors such as pitch maintenance companies, floodlight companies, civil works companies and tournament event, in liaison with FIFA in all Competition and Media related matters.