Born on Feb. 10, 1955. Married, has three children.
Graduated in Building and Geodesy from the University for Architecture.
Member of the Agrarian Democratic Union (within UDF). Secretary of the National Council of the Agrarian Democratic Union. Chairman of the Regional Council of UDF in Sofia. Deputy-chairman of UDF since Feb. 1997. Deputy-mayor for "Izgrev" municipality in Sofia 1991-94. Member of the Municipal Council from UDF in Sofia since Oct. 1995. Chairman of the Sofia City Municipal Council Nov. 1995-Mar. 1997. Head of the pre-election team of the United Democratic Forces for the presidential elections in 1996 and for Parliamentary elections in 1997. Chief of Staff during the National Political Strike in Jan. 1997.