Newsline-International | July 2015
Güvenen is 16th president of FESPA
Yasar Güvenen has been named as the 16th President of FESPA, in a ceremony at the FESPA Awards Gala Dinner at Flora Köln during FESPA 2015 in Cologne, Germany. He accepted the chain of office from outgoing president and fellow FESPA board member Lascelle Barrow, who has served in the role of President since June 2013.
As FESPA President, Güvenen now chairs the FESPA Board and the General Assembly of the organisation´s 37 member associations and will work with FESPA CEO Neil Felton to deliver the FESPA strategy. He will also support FESPA General Secretary Sean Holt to oversee FESPA´s activities as a federation of national associations.