Born in 1946. Married, has one son and one daughter.

Graduated in Forestry from the Technical University in Sofia. Ph.D. in Economy. Senior research associate 2nd rank at the Research Institute for Prices until 1988. Expert in the "Pricing Policy" department of the Ministry of Economy and Planning 1988-90. Director of the National Research Institute for the Prices 1990. Deputy chair of the National Committee on Pricing 1991-93. Private consultant 1993-94.

Chair of the National Committee on Pricing since Oct. 1994.