Born on March 3, 1949 in Byala Slatina, Lovech district. Married, has two sons.
Graduated in Chemical Engineering. Post-graduate studies in Philosophy in Moscow, and in Management at an international business school. Lecturer in psychology and pedagogy at the University for Chemical Technology and Metallurgy in Sofia.
Member of the Supreme Council of BSP since 1990. Member of the Executive Bureau of the Supreme Council of BSP since Jan. 1997. MP (elected in Razgrad) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Union for Social Democracy). Deputy chairman of the Committee for the Environment in the 36th National Assembly. MP (elected in Razgrad) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left). Organizational secretary of the Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left July 1996-Feb. 1997. Deputy chairman of the Committee for Preservation of the Environment and for the Waters in the 37th National Assembly.