European Fly Fishing Association


An international organization needs good structures. To ensure that the European Fly Fishing Association (EFFA) can work efficiently and that the members have the opportunity to actively contribute, the EFFA is divided into different departments that try to carry out their tasks as professionally as possible.

Legal status

European Fly Fishing Association (EFFA)
Association according to Swiss law


EFFA is a non-profit association and as such it naturally has bylaws..

Tax number

AG 912 158

The Managing Board

European Fly Fishing Association

The Managing Board is responsible for the business of the European Fly Fishing Association. It is elected by the delegates for a period of three years. It manages the organization according to the Statutes on which it is based. The Board is composed of the President, the Vice-President, the Secretary, the Membership Secretary and the Treasurer.

The responsible persons

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The General -

Highest authority


The General Assembly consists of all members.

It elects the delegates every three years.

Each member has one vote.

The elected delegates then elect the Managing Board.


This ensures that the interests of the members are taken into account in accordance with the bylaws and the Swiss law on which they are based.


Bylaws EFFA

The delegates

The delegates are elected directly every three years by the members of each member country, provided that at least three members reside in that country. The other countries are combined in the pool and represented by their delegates. The task of the Assembly of Delegates is to elect the Managing Board. All delegates have a seat in the EFFA Advisory Board and communicate periodically with the Board.

Markus Kaaser

Daniele Di Fronzo


Massimo Matteuzzi

Dominik Borrmann




Valerio Santagostino


Giacomo Catellani

Reinis Rutkis

Ferdy Geerdink



Daniele Di Fronzo


Massimo Matteuzzi

Ivan Dragojlovic

Christoph Netzer

Stefan Schramm

Daniele Di Fronzo


Massimo Matteuzzi

Dmitri Borovkov

EFFA Sponsor

You can support EFFA in the form of sponsorship or donations. We would be happy to work out a customized concept with you. With your commitment, you not only support EFFA, you are also an important part of a good idea.

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EFFA Honorary members

Persons who internalize the fly fishing and carry the EFFA philosophy to the world.

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