Minister of Economy
Teodor Sedlarski has a bachelor’s degree in Economics and a master’s degree in Business Administration/Organizational Development obtained at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. He specialized “New Institutional Economics: at the University of Economics in Vienna, Austria and in 2009 he accomplished a scientific specialization within the Ph.D. programme “Organization and Culture” at the University of Economics, Law and Social Sciences in St. Gallen, Switzerland. In 2009 Sedlarski obtained his Ph.D. in Economics at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.Since 2005 Teodor Sedlarski has been working at the Economics Department within the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. He is a lecturer in the following subjects: economic theories, labour economics, macroeconomics and microeconomics. He acts as co-chairman of the French-German Centre for Applied Research in Economics and Management at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and head of the Centre for Economic Theories and Policies at Sofia University. Since 2015 he is the dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at Sofia University. On 27.01.2017 Teodor Sedlarski was appointed as the caretaker Minister of Economy by decree of the President Rumen Radev.
Ministry of Economy
Chairman of BASSCOM, Vice-President of SAP Labs Bulgaria
Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency
Deputy-Chairman of the Managing Board of BAIT, Managing Director of Interconsult Bulgaria Ltd.
Interconsult Bulgaria Ltd.
Stoyan Boev is a board member of DIGITAL EUROPE. Member of Digital Advisory Council (DAC). Vice Chairman of the Bulgarian Association of Information Technologies (BAIT) and Managing Director of InterConsult Bulgaria.
Head of the Commercial and Economic Office in Ho Chi Minh City
Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Vietnam
Oleg Marinov is the Head of the Commercial and Economic Office in Ho Chi Minh City at the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Vietnam, with the accreditation in Laos, Myanmar, the Philippines and Cambodia. He has a Master's Degree of International Economic Relations from the University of World Economy. He has worked in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in the Ministry of Economy, in a agency of the Council of Ministers, in state owned and private companies. He has an extensive experience in the international trade, the international diplomatic and economic relations.
Head of the Commercial and Economic Section of the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Kiev, Ukraine
Head of the Commercial and Economic Section of the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Ankara, Turkey
Director Business Development Southeast Europe
Denitsa Nikolova is project management consultant of EU and other donor funded programmes. She has Masters degree in "Tourism" from Sofia University and in"International Projects Management" from the University of national and world economy. She has 13 years experience in developing, managing and advising investment projects and projects in the field of education, employment, public administration capacity building, local and regional development plans, projects and programs development and evaluation etc. There are more than 100 successful projects in her practice in different areas funded under the EU structural funds and other donor programs. She is Vice-President of the European Association for Sustainable Development Education and member of the board of the Bulgarian Association of the Consultants European programs; Member of the Permanent Working Group for dialogue with the businesses on the OP Competitiveness at Ministry of economy, energy and tourism, Member of the Working Group for Public Dialogue to the EU funds Management Council.
Board Member of the Bulgarian Outsourcing Association, CEO of ScaleFocus
Plamen Tsekov has more than 14 years of experience in the IT industry and he has been positioning the world-class Bulgarian talent at the highly competitive outsourcing and software market. He leads ScaleFocus, one of the fastest growing Bulgarian software companies. With a short two-year history, a strong management team and about 100 highly qualified specialists, the company has become a well-recognized organization, due to the ability to deliver excellent services of high added value to its customers. The corporate focus is on providing niche services requiring exceptional team performance, individual skills and superior technical knowledge, to companies across North America, Europe and the Middle East, in telco, IT, insurance and financial services industries.