Founders of the Bulgarian – Chinese Partnership Association:
Alexander Dimitrov is a PhD in Political Science at the University of National and World Economy. Lecturer in Theory and Methodology of Political Analysis, Functions and Structure of the Modern State, Political Marketing and others. He is currently a senior expert at the Center for Historical and Political Studies. Author of numerous articles and publications in the field of political leadership, European parties, contemporary political process and member of the Bulgarian Association of Political Sciences. Chairman of the Management Board of the Bulgarian-Chinese Partnership Association.
Yavor Simeonov is an expert on national and regional security. He is a graduate of “Vasil Levski” National Military University. His academic and professional interests are related to security issues, online and political marketing, the Balkans and international politics. Simeonov has numerous publications at UNWE and Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in the field of international politics and security. Founder of the Bulgarian-Chinese Partnership Association.
Vladimir Atanasov is a longtime expert in the field of agriculture and food. State Expert at the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry, Directorate Agri-food Chain Policy, Quality Schemes Department. He is related to the food chain state policy, measures and schemes for products with protected names and monitoring of official control. His entire professional career is related to the quality control of food products in Bulgaria. Current Deputy Director of the State Fund “Agriculture” at the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Yoanna Yordanova is a student in applied linguistics with English and Chinese and business communication at the University of Veliko Tarnovo St. Cyril and Methodius. At the same time she also works as a real estate consultant. She actively participates in youth activities in the non-governmental sector – organizations, projects, exchanges, events and seminars. She has a great interest in the field of diplomacy and international relations, a member of the Management Board of the Bulgarian-Chinese Partnership Association.
Kiril Bahnev is a municipal councilor in the town of Kavarna, located near the seaside. He graduated his secondary education in biology and chemistry, and continued his tertiary education in the Autonomous university of Varna Chernorizets Hrabar in National Security Protection, specializing Combating hazards, accidents and disasters. He has been engaged in the construction business for 10 years now. Founder of the Bulgarian-Chinese Parrtnership Association.
Ivan Krastev is MA in Finance at the University of National and World Economy and MA in International Relations at the Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski. Excellent knowledge of English and Russian. His professional development goes through Directorate General European Funds, International Programs and Projects at the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy. From 2011 to September 2013, he heads the European Funds and International Projects Directorate at the Employment Agency. Deputy Minister of Education and Science in the government Oresharski. Since October 2014 he is an expert in the European Parliament. Current Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Policy.