Hubert Rovers

CEO, European Football Development Network

The European Football for Development Network (EFDN) is a network of 75+ European football clubs, leagues and FAs who believe in the social power of football and that want to make a positive contribution to European society through Football. Hubert Rovers is the founder of EFDN and is currently the CEO, having worked in the football for development sector since 2007, previously as CEO of the NAC Breda Community Foundation and as Project Manager of the Dutch Eredivisie More than Football Foundation. Hubert has extensive consultancy experience in supporting football clubs and organisations set up and implement their CSR policy, M&E protocols, community projects and fundraising activities.


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