Born on March 9, 1941 in Sofia. Married, has two children.
Graduated in Law from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski". Trainee-judge in the Sofia City Court 1965-66. Legal advisor in the Ministry of Internal Affairs 1966-83. Chief expert, legal advisor and director in charge of social security in the Committee of Labor and Social Security 1984-90. Head of the legal department in the Presidency 1990. Secretary general of the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare 1990-91. Chief of the Main Inspection of Labor.
Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Welfare since June 1991.