Antonio Avenoso

Antonio Avenoso, Executive Director, European Transport Safety Council

Mr Antonio Avenoso has served as Executive Director of the European Transport Safety Council since 2001. ETSC is a Brussels-based independent non-profit making organisation dedicated to reducing the numbers of deaths and injuries in transport in Europe.

In his capacity of Director of ETSC, Mr Avenoso is responsible for leading the organisation’s advocacy efforts and manages several ETSC programmes, including ETSC’s Pin Report, which ranks EU Member States according to their road safety performance.

Prior to joining ETSC, Mr Avenoso worked in the “Railway and Interoperability Unity” of the European Commission’s Directorate General for Energy and Transport.

He holds an academic degree cum laude in Political Science from the University of Pavia and an M.Phil. in European Studies from Cambridge University.