Ivan Petrov BUDIMOV

Born on Aug. 22, 1945 in Petrich, Sofia district. Married, has one son and one daughter.

Graduated in Physics and Mathematics from Plovdiv University 1968. Teacher in physics at a polytechnics high school in Petrich 1968-91. One of the founders of the foundation "Zlaten Kesten" - Petrich.

Member of the National Club for Democracy - NCD (within UDF ) since 1989. Chairman of the NCD organization in Petrich 1990-91. Chairman of the Coordination Council of UDF in Petrich. Member of the Regional Council of UDF in Blagoevgrad. Member of the National Club Council and the Executive Bureau of the NCD since 1992. Member of the National Coordination Council of UDF . MP (elected in Blagoevgrad) in the 36th and in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). Parliamentary secretary of the Parliamentary Group of UDF in the 37th National Assembly.

Publications: "Technical Means for Teaching Physics in Secondary Schools" 1976. Leisure interests: radio and TV engineering, radio broadcasting and television.