Born on Sept. 19, 1957 in Kyustendil. Married.
Graduated in Philology from Plovdiv University Paisiy Hilendarski. Teacher for a year. Head of department in Chistota" - Plovdiv. Administrative director in the Plant for Wood-processing, head of the Street Lights, Road Signs and Markings department in Plovdiv municipality. Private businessman.
Member of BBB until 1995. Interim deputy chair of the New Democracy party Nov.1995-Nov.1996. Chairman of the New Democracy party since Nov. 1996. MP (elected in Plovdiv) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of BBB, independent). Chair of the Parliamentary Group of BBB May-July 1995. Left BBB and became independent MP July 1995-Feb. 1997.
Leisure interests: fishing, sports cars.