Who is Who

The FIVA Organisation

The “Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens” (FIVA) was founded in 1966 in response to an idea formulated by a handful of organisations representing the interests of historic vehicle enthusiasts within a number of different countries. The founders felt that the time had come for an international body to promote and guide the interests of the historic vehicle movement throughout the world. At present FIVA can boast over 85 member organisations in more than 62 countries throughout the world, which in turn represent more than 1.500.000 historic vehicle enthusiasts.

The board is formed by the president and 8 (senior) Vice-Presidents and a number of directors for specific tasks. Since FIVA is a world-wide organisation, the board and its directors are assisted by Ambassadors in the different areas of the world.

The FIVA Board

Patrick Rollet (FR)

FIVA President

Mario Theissen (DE)

Senior Vice-President
Business Development

Peter Edqvist (SE)

Senior Vice-President
Internal Affairs

Tiddo Bresters (NL)

Vice-President
Legislation

Roberto Loi (IT)

Vice-President
Culture

Gautam Sen (IN)

Vice-President
External Relations

Paul Loveridge (GB)

Vice-President
Technical

Jos Theuns (NL)

Vice-President
Trade, Skills & Youth

Tony Davies (GB)

Vice-President
Events

Appointed Directors and Staff Members

Howard Danino
(GI)

Director
Membership

Palmino Poli
(IT)

Director
Motorcycles

Renato Pujatti
(IT)

Director
Utilitarian Vehicles

Frank Jühe
(DE)

Treasurer

Dora Cabergs
(BE)

Office
Manager

Regional Ambassadors

Rony Karam
(LE)

Ambassador
Middle East

Alec E. Daly
(AR)

Ambassador
South America

Masaki Shimizu
(JP)

Ambassador
Asia

Mark Gessler
(US)

Ambassador
North America

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