AREAS OF COMPETENCE :
Master of Law.
Specializes in civil litigation, personal data protection and information security.
Specializes in negotiations and business law.
Certified Personal Data Protection Expert for Europe at IAPP (CIPP/E).
Certified IAPP Data Protection Systems Management Expert IAPP (CIPM)
Graduated master’s in Law with honors – class of 2012 Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” – Sofia
“Harvard course” in Micro Economics and Competition – year of 2015, Center for Economic Strategies and Competition, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”
Commercial Mediation – year of 2016, Center for conflict resolution Sofia, Bulgaria
Negotiations – year of 2016, University of Michigan, USA, distant form of education
Successful business decisions using strategy, law and ethics – year of 2017, University of Michigan, USA, distant form of education
Introduction to American law – year of 2017, University of Pennsylvania, USA, distant form of education
Secondary education with specialization in “Economics and management” – class of 2006, Commercial High School “Knyaz Simeon Tarnovski”, Stara Zagora
Data Protection Officer (DPO) since 2018. DPO of the tech giant “Siteground” since 2018;
Lawyer at Sofia Bar Association – since 2014. Legal representative in numerous commercial, civil and administrative cases before the Bulgarian courts and Supervisory Authorities, such as the Commission for personal data protection (CPDP), Commission for protection of competition etc. Has in-depth expertise regarding electronic evidence in litigation, Data Protection and ICT law in general. Manages data protection compliance projects, impact assessments, vendor management, breach reaction, privacy management and information security for several companies.
International Associate at American Bar Association ;
“Fellow of Information Privacy” at International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP);
Co-chair of the local Knowledge Net Chapter in Sofia, Bulgaria;
Lecturer in Digital Law at Software University, Sofia.
Founder and Member of the Board of Directors of the “Institute for Ethics and Data Analytics (IDEA)”.
Member of the International Association of Personal Data Professionals (IAPP). In 2019 acquires a certification for Privacy management (CIPM). From 2019 is recognized as Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) by IAPP.
Conceptualizes and files a claim against Sofia Municipality regarding the air pollution. Takes personal action in the establishment of representatives who file the claims.
During 2013-2015 is a coordinator in “Law programs” for “MoveBG” Foundation, where takes part in legislative initiatives for making a change in the spheres of the judicial system, voting rights, media pluralism, etc.
Author of numerous articles in the field of Data protection, Electronic evidence and ITC law in general.
Co-author of the book: “Law and order: Justice in 5 steps” (2014), which is concentrated on judicial reform, including e-justice and informational security and privacy.
Co-author of the book: “Privacy by Design – Principles, practices and technologies”(2019).