President of BIA

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Radosvet Radev was born on 21 July 1960.

He graduated from the Department of Law of the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and specialized in marketing and management in the USA.

He has worked consecutively in the Sofia City Court and in the “Hristo Botev” channel of the Bulgarian National Radio.

In 1992 he founded the national “Darik Radio”. He is the founder of the largest privatization fund “Doverie” and the privatization fund “Albena Invest”.

At present he is the Executive Director of “Darik Holding”, President of the Supervisory Board of “Doverie - United Holding” PLC and Chairman of the Board of Directors of “Albena” PLC.

He is the Chairman of the Union of Bulgarian National Electronic Media and a member of the Managing Boards of the National Board of Tourism and the “Atanas Burov” Foundation.

Since 1990 Radosvet Radev is a member of the Managing Board of BIA and a Vice President of BIA on a voluntary basis. On the 19th of June 2018 he is elected Executive President of BIA, succeeding Bojidar Danev after his passing. In 2018 Radosvet Radev is also holding the rotating chairmanship of the Association of the Organizations of Bulgarian Employers, which brings together the nationally representative employers’ organizations BICA, BIA, BCCI and KRIB.

Radosvet Radev is Doctor Honoris Causa of the „Konstantin Preslavski” University of Shumen.

He is a holder of the Order of St. Cyril and Methodius pendant (Presidential Decree № 200/2010) for great merit in the field of culture.

He is married, with four children.