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Jonas Jarlmark Näfver, Swedish engineer. Member of Swedish Jaguar Club, Porsche Club Sweden, Konglig Fisk Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan.

Background

Näfver, Jonas Jarlmark was born on May 22, 1971 in Boden, Sweden. Son of Ulf Klasson and Bodil Klasson (Jeppesen).

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering in Electronics, Midskogsskolan, Luleå, 1990. Master of Science in Vehicle Mechanics, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Stockholm, 1997. Technology Licence in Vehicle Dynamics, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Stockholm, 2002.

Doctor of Philosophy student in Vehicle Mechanics, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Stockholm, since 2003.

Career

Calculation engineer Toyota Motorsport GmbH, Köln, Germany, 1996—1998. Research and Development engineer Spectre Cars Ltd., Poole, 1998. Owner Ischerwood Race Engineering, Stockholm, Sweden, 2000—2008.

Race engineer Podium Racing, Stockholm, Sweden, 2001—2002, SRTS Formula Renault V6 Team, Stockholm, Sweden, 2003—2004, Horag-Lista Racing, Sulgen, Switzerland, 2005. Test engineer Automobil Magazine Stockholm, 2005—2009. Technical director & race engineer Flash Engineering, Karlstad, Sweden, 2006—2007.

Race engineer Seat Sport SA, Barcelona, Spain, 2008—2009. Owner Kirin Tech, Upplands-Väsby, Sweden, since 2009. Technical director Team Volkswagen Biogas, Brovallen, Sweden, 2009.

Technical writer Porsche Magazine, Stockholm, since 2003. Technical editor Automobil Magazine, Stockholm, 2004—2009. Test consultant Swedish Police Force, Stockholm, 2005.

Technical writer Professional Motorsport World, London, since 2007, Vehicle Dynamics International, London, since 2007. Member jury Professional Motorsport World Awards, London, since 2008. Safety & design consultant Arlanda Test Track, since 2009.

Systems engineer Swedish Anti Aircraft Artillery, 1991-1992.

Membership

Member of Swedish Jaguar Club, Porsche Club Sweden, Konglig Fisk Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, swimming, running, bicycling.

Connections

Married Alexandra Jarlmark, September 29, 2001 (divorced 2009). Married Elin Näfver, June 26, 2010.

father:
Ulf Klasson Näfver

mother:
Bodil Klasson (Jeppesen) Näfver

spouses:
Alexandra Jarlmark

Elin Näfver