BIBA Executive Committee

 

About The British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA)

The British & Irish Boxing Authority is a professional boxing Governing, Sanctioning and Licensing organisation that operates primarily within the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

In April 2017 The British & Irish Boxing Authority became the first European Professional Boxing Governing and Sanctioning Organisation to become hundred percent compliant with the American Federal Act – 15 US Code Chapter 89 Professional Boxing Safety of 1996, commonly known as the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act

As such we at the British & Irish Boxing Authority are determined to do our utmost best for BIBA licensed professional boxers, whether they are just starting their career or are battle hardened veterans.

The British & Irish Boxing Authority’s primary focus – besides the licensing of professional boxers and their coaching, management and promotional agents, sanctioning of professional boxing events, as well as the training and licensing of officials – is the raising of medical protection standards for the sport, to ensure that the health and safety of the young men and women that participate in the sport, as well as the application of the Association Of Boxing Commissions (ABC) Unified Rules and Regulations for Professional Boxing events.

The British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) has affiliation with many World Boxing Championship organisations, as well as a number of regional Championship organisations.

in 2017 The British & Irish Boxing Authority assigned the BIBA Championships to the Professional Boxing Association (PBA), who have successfully operated the Masters Championships for in excess of seventeen years, as the British & Irish Boxing Authority prepare to be the first European Professional Boxing Governing and Sanctioning organisation to be a hundred percent compliant with the American Federal Act – 15 US Code Chapter 89 Professional Boxing Safety Act of 1996, commonly known as the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act

Official bout record publishing, for events sanctioned by the British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) are by FightFax and BoxStat

THE BIBA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Executive Committee of the British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) comprises of some of the most respected people within boxing, each dedicated to ensuring the health and safety of their license holders and boxers that compete on events sanctioned by the BIBA.

Honorary President: TBA

Vice President/CEO: Gianluca Di Caro

Vice President (Honorary): Herol Graham

Chairman: Al Low

Vice Chairman: TBA

Secretary General: David Smith

Chief Medical Officer: Dr Louise Eccles

Deputy Chief Medical Officer: Professor Michael Graham

Championship Ranking Chairman: Gianluca Di Caro

Director of Female Boxing: Marianne Marston

Director of International Broadcasting: Ira Glass

Director of Media Relations: Simon Green

Head of Officials (Timekeeping): Peter McCann

Head of Officials (Referees & Judges): Ken Curtis

Chief Inspectors: Dave Porter & Terry Clarke

Regional Executive Boards

SCOTLAND

Vice President (Scotland): Kenny Barr

IRELAND

Vice President (Ireland): Mike Jefferson

Chairman (Ireland) Stevie Quinn

Vice Chairman (Ireland) Marty Kayes

PAKISTAN

BIBA Sanctioned the first professional boxing event in Pakistan in June 2016. In August 2016 processes began to create BIBA Pakistan, which were completed in September 2017

BIBA Pakistan Vice President Mr. Ahsan Khan

AFGHANISTAN

The Afghanistan All Martial Arts Federation (AAMAF) Affiliated with BIBA in July 2017, for the purpose assisting the Afghanistan All Martial Arts Federation (AAMAF) to develop and promote Professional Boxing within the Country of Afghanistan.

BIBA Afghanistan/AAMAF General Secretary Mr. Shukrullah Fazili

Legal Representation

Mahtab Aziz BA (Hons)
Wentworth Solicitors
193 Praed Street
London W12 1RH