Rumen Radev was born in 1968. He holds a Master's degree in Banking and Banking Management at the University of National and World Economy, Sofia, Master’s degree in Physics from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”
He is Economic Director of Holding Zagora – with subsidiaries in the fields of machine building, metal casting, metalworking, textiles, energy, construction, hotel services. He is actively involved in the management of other significant corporate structures, incl. Chairman of the Board of Directors of Assarel-Invest EAD, member of the Board of Directors of Assarel-Medet AD, member of the Board of Directors of KHS-Zagora AD.
Mr. Radev’s public commitments include the following positions: Vice-chairman of the Bulgarian Industrial Capital Association, Member of the National Commission for Corporate Governance, Member of the Monitoring Committee Operational Program “Innovation and Competitiveness”, Member of the National Council for Science and innovations, Vice-chairman of the Bulgarian Fuel Cell, Hydrogen and Energy Storage Association.