Born on June 28, 1949 in Asenovgrad, Plovdiv district. Married, has two children.
Graduated in Technology of Printing from Moscow Polygraph Institute 1973. Worked in Plovdiv State Printing House, in "Hristo G. Danov" publishing house, and in other private publishing companies.
Member of the Municipal Council of BSP in Plovdiv since 1990. Chair of the Municipal Council of BSP in Plovdiv 1990-91. Chair of the Regional Council of BSP in Plovdiv 1992-94. Member of the Supreme Council of BSP 1991-94. District governor of Plovdiv district Feb. 1995-Feb. 1997.