Petr Koutský has graduated from the Military Aviation University in Kosice, as well as from Silesian University in Opava and Nottingham Trent University in Great Britain. Having begun his managerial career in Agrobanka Praha, he subsequently transferred to Banka Hana to become a branch director and afterwards the head of strategic planning and risk management department. Subsequently he held the position of financial and economic consultant. In 1998 he became the financial director and later general director and deputy chairman of the board of directors in TON. Among other areas, Petr has specialised in the restructuring projects, optimisation of company processes and information systems’ implementation. He joined AAA AUTO in February 2012. Petr’s mother tongue is Czech, but he also speaks English.