Born on Feb. 21, 1934 in Varna. Married, has two children.
Graduated in Building Economy from the Economic University of Varna. Post-graduate studies in Poland and France. Ph.D. in Economy 1966. Senior research associate since 1975. Economist in Design Organization-Varna 1957-67. Worked in the Institute of Territorial Planning in Sofia since 1968. Director of the National Center for Territorial Development and Housing Policy since 1993.
Deputy Minister of Territorial Development and Building March 1995-96. First Deputy Minister of Territorial Development and Building 1996-Feb. 1997.