Jean-Michel Berly

Manager for Infrastructure and Stadium Department, French Football Federation

Jean-Michel is a civil engineer by training and have been the manager for infrastructure in the FFF stadium department for 8 years.

He is  responsible for the classification of all stadiums in France. This involves supervising 700 volunteers who inspect Frances 27.000 stadiums to ensure that they meet FFF requirements.

The FFF infrastructure department is in contact with the Professional French League, UEFA and FIFA for technical questions and for updating national regulations.

Prior to joining the FFF, Jean-Michel worked as an international sales executive for 30 years in European companies specialized in indoor and outdoor playing surfaces.