This is our team
Our team at “Montenegro diving Budva” is composed of experienced and passionate instructors who are dedicated to providing exceptional diving experiences. With their extensive knowledge, professionalism, and love for the underwater world, they ensure that every diver feels safe, inspired, and enriched during their time with us.
Budimir Rakojevic, a seasoned diver since 1980, brings a wealth of experience and accolades to our team. As one of the founders of the renowned diving club “Celik” (now Diving club “Niksic”), he has been recognized for his outstanding contributions to the diving community, receiving prestigious awards for his humanitarian efforts and dedication to saving lives. With a diverse background in special diving units, Alpine courses, and extensive involvement in over 250 rescue missions, Budimir’s expertise and commitment make him an invaluable member of our team.
With a PhD degree in Physical Education, our instructor brings a wealth of knowledge to our team. As a diving instructor, alpine skiing instructor, and underwater archaeologist, he has been actively involved in these fields since 1994. Having trained numerous divers and introduced thousands of beginners to diving through the “Discovery Dive” program, he is dedicated to sharing his passion. Additionally, his expertise extends to sports research, with published articles and presentations at international conferences. With a diverse background in sports seminars, active participation in soccer and skiing, and proficiency in English and Russian, he ensures a comprehensive and engaging experience for our clients.
Nebojsa Ivanovic, a versatile instructor, combines his expertise as a diving instructor, underwater mine clearer, and sports marketing manager. With a career spanning since 1998, Nebojsa has served as a dedicated member of the special diving unit of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Montenegro, participating in numerous rescue missions and searches for drowned individuals. As a member of the Regional Center for Underwater Mine Clearing, he has contributed to vital mine-clearing operations near various locations. Nebojsa’s passion for teaching is evident through his training of dozens of divers and introduction of countless beginners to the wonders of diving, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience.