Born April 4, 1951. Married, has two children.
Graduated in Automatics and Telemechanics from the Higher Institute of Mechanical Engineering, Sofia. Post-graduate studies in Applied Mathematics. Chief Secretary and Deputy Minister of the Environment in 1991-92. Director of the PHARE Program at the Ministry of the Environment Feb. 1993-Feb. 1997.
Minister of the Environment since Feb. 1997.