Born on Feb. 6, 1952 in the village of Suhodol, Glavinitsa municipality, Ruse district. Married, has one son and one daughter.
Graduated in Mathematics/Manufacturing from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski". Worked as a programmer in "Teritorialno-informatsionno obsluzvane" (Territorial and Information Services) in Silistra. Director of the Dehydrated Products Plant for Fruits and Vegetables in Dulovo municipality. Manager of "Multifruit"-Yastrebitsa, Dulovo municipality since 1992.
Member of the Central Council of MRF. Deputy chair of MRF - in charge of within-the-party relations and foreign policy, since Dec. 1996. MP (elected in Silistra) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of MRF). Secretary of the Parliamentary Group of MRF in the 37th National Assembly. Member of the Bulgarian Parliament Delegation for Relations with the European Parliament.