Born on Feb. 12, 1956 in Balchik, Varna district. Married, has two children.
Graduated in Forestry. Ph.D. in Agricultural Science. Post-graduate studies in forestry policy in Germany. Expert at protection of the environment. Head of the "International Relations" department in the Committee on Forestry. MP (elected in Varna) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left).
Chair of the Sub-committee on Water Resources in the 37th National Assembly.