Born in 1946, in Plovdiv. Married, has one son and one daughter.
Graduated from the University for National and World Economy in Sofia. Editor in "Sofia Press" and correspondent of the Bulgarian National TV in Cairo. First secretary and consultant in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Press-attache and consultant for the press in the Bulgarian Embassy in Athens. Left the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the end of 1991. Chief of the press-office of the Council of Ministers Feb.1995-Nov.1996.