• Name: Gerhard Kuntschik Country: Austria Capital: Vienna Population: 8,602,112 Auto Park: 350,000
  • Name: Xavier Daffe Country: Belgium Capital: Bruxelles Population: 11,239,755 Auto Park: 482,939
  • Name: Ilia Seliktar Country: Bulgaria Capital: Sofia Population: 7,364,570 Auto Park: 3,5 mil.
  • Name: Ozren Adamović Country: Croatia Capital: Zagreb Population: 4,284,889 Auto Park: 1,968,370
  • Name: Petros Soutzis Country: Cyprus Capital: Larnaca Population: 1,141,166 Auto Park: 900,000
  • Name: Vladimir Rybecky Country: Czech Republic Capital: Prague Population: 10,538,275 Auto Park: 5,060,360
  • Name: Mikkel Thomsager Country: Denmark Capital: Copenhagen Population: 5,700,000 Auto Park: 2,278,000
  • Name: Tommi Petteri Lempinen Country: Finland Capital: Helsinki Population: 5,300,000
  • Name: Jean-Eric Raoul Country: France Capital: Paris Population: 66,616,416 Auto Park: 33,000,000
  • Name: Ioannis Stavropoulos Country: Greece Capital: Athens Population: 10,815,197
  • Name: Robert van Ginneken Country: Holland Capital: Amsterdam Population: 16,491,852 Auto Park: 8,230,000
  • Name: Gábor Szécsényi Country: Hungary Capital: Budapesta Population: 9,877,365 Auto Park: 3,000,000
  • Name: Jutta Bernhard Country: Germany Capital: Berlin Population: 82,000,000 Auto Park: 45,800,000
  • Name: Dave Humphreys Country: Ireland Capital: Dublin Population: 6,378,000 Auto Park: 2,515,322
  • Name: Gian Luca Pellegrini Country: Italy Capital: Rome Population: 60,795,612 Auto Park: 36,900,000
  • Name: Krumislav Barzov Country: Macedonia Capital: Skopje Population: 2,058,539 Auto Park: 400,000
  • Name: Anthony Alfred Darmanin Country: Malta Capital: Valletta Population: 425,000 Auto Park: 310,000
  • Name: David Andersen Country: Norway Capital: Oslo Population: 5,136,700 Auto Park: 4,632,000
  • Name: Szczepan Mroczek Country: Poland Capital: Warsaw Population: 38,437,239 Auto Park: 23,000,000
  • Name: José Caetano Country: Portugal Capital: Lisbon Population: 10,427,301 Auto Park: 4,480,000
  • Name: Dan Vardie Country: Romania Capital: Bucharest Population: 19,942,642 Auto Park: 6,270,615
  • Name: Maxim Kadakov Country: Russia Capital: Moscow Population: 143,975,923
  • Name: Mladen Alvirović Country: Serbia Capital: Belgrad Population: 7,209,764 Auto Park: 2,200,000
  • Name: Rudolf Karpat Country: Slovakia Capital: Bratislava Population: 5,415,949 Auto Park: 2,725,538
  • Name: Vinko Kernc Country: Slovenia Capital: Ljublijana Population: 2,061,085 Auto Park: 1,100,000
  • Name: Joan Dalmau Country: Spain Capital: Madrid Population: 46,464,053 Auto Park: 855,308
  • Name: Anders Helgesson Country: Sweden Capital: Stockholm Population: 9,775,572 Auto Park: 4,495,473
  • Name: Philipp Aeberli Country: Switzerland Capital: Bern Population: 8,306,200 Auto Park: 4,503,339
  • Name: Okan Altan Country: Turkey Capital: Ankara Population: 77,695,904 Auto Park: 14,500,000
  • Name: Peter Nunn Country: United Kingdom Capital: London Population: 64,511,000 Auto Park: 28,000,000
  • Name: Oleg Vasylevskyi Country: Ukraine Capital: Kiev Population: 44,291,413 Auto Park: 9,000,000

Mladen Alvirović SerbiaSerbia

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Personal Information

25 December 1976, Belgrade

Country Represented

Serbia. Population: 8 million

Member of Autobest Jury

since 2011

Car Park

2,2 million vehicles

Career

Occupation

Editor in Chief of SAT Media Group which is publisher of SAT Plus magazine and producer of SAT TV Show. Chief of programs development at NAVAK – National Drivers Academy, advanced driver training center.

Motoring Media Career:

  • Since 1996. co-founder of SAT Media Group, leading Serbian automotive publishing and TV production company employing 70 people.
  • After 2000. started also as a presenter in SAT TV Show (founded in 1990.) with 1,2 million viewers per week on first channel of national Radio-Television of Serbia. Became Operational Editor of SAT Media Group in 2009, and advanced to position of Editor in Chief in 2013.
  • Special activities – since 2007.
    Co-founder of NAVAK – National Drivers Academy, largest regional driver training centre.

Awards and Nominations / Professional Performances:

Organized first ever vehicle performance measurements done by media in Serbia, developed new testing and teaching methods for driver performance, introduced first practice of tire testing in Serbia, started first vehicle longevity testing, started first safety and limited crash tests in the country.

RECENT ACTIVITIES:

During 2014. developed and conducted on large scale of participants special driver training program which, according to data of Ministry of Interior of Serbia – Traffic Police, has given total crash rate decrease by 32% and decrease of involvement in crashes with fatalities and injuries by 59%.

Statement

Autobest name stands for right approach, different from usual in todays world, but completely right. Joint decisions by whole jury, transparent way of voting, freedom of oppinion for every member, these are not usual characteristics of a other juries, but they are completely right. Autobest represents freedom to be a professional automotive journalist, freedom to recognize ones that influence automotive industry the most no matter where they come from.