Born on Oct. 4, 1952 in Dimitrovgrad, Haskovo district. Married, has one child.
Graduated in Law from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski. Attorney in Dimitrovgrad. Regional judge and deputy chair of the District Court in Haskovo. MP (elected in Dimitrovgrad single-member electoral district) in the 7th Grand National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of BSP). MP (elected in Haskovo) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Union for Social Democracy). Parliamentary secretary of the Council of Ministers 1995-Feb. 1997.