Born on Aug. 31, 1938 in Sofia. Married, has two sons and two daughters.
Completed high school in Sofia. Graduated in Machine Building Technology from the Technical University in Sofia 1966. Locksmith in "Voroshilov" plant. Worked in the Ministry of the Interior since 1968. Head of the department for defusing, detection and investigation of terroristic explosions in the Ministry of the Interior since 1985. Deputy chief of the Service for Operative and Technical Information at the Ministry of the Interior 1990-92. Retired since 1992. Colonel. Secretary in the Ministry of the Interior Feb. 1995 - Feb. 1997. In charge of the operative-technical activity and the financial-technical provision.