Holds Master's degrees in Physics and Finance.
Chairman of Assarel-Investment's Board of Directors since 2012 - in charge with group's investments in mining, energy, new technologies industries. Coordinator of ZAHYR project. Vice-chairman of Bulgarian Industrial Capital Association, member of Board of Trustees of Bulgarian Academy of Science, Vice-chairman of Bulgarian Fuel Cell, Hydrogen and Energy Storage Association.
Actively involved in development, management and promotion of hydrogen technologies and innovations in Bulgaria, including establishment of the Hydrogen Valley Stara Zagora as well as the Hydrogen Department at EDIH Zagore.
02:50 pm - 03:05 pm
Besides the opportunity for the equipment industry, green hydrogen provides also a chance to harvest energy on the continent. The variety of Europe is expected to reflect also in a variety how green hydrogen is produced and consumed. Spain as candidate to become the "New Norway" for mass production and export, Eastern Europe pioneering with smart transition schemes securing high added value and highly integrated environments, Hydrogen Valleys, all over Europe for coupled local production and consumption are pieces of Green Hydrogen industry taking shape.
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Panel Discussion: Critical Ingredients for the EU H2 Menu
What is required to make the European hydrogen competitive on a global scale? Is the financing world ready to take up projects at scale, in Europe, or globally? Is the supply chain ready? What role is to be expected by the large incumbent players? How does Europe become a hydrogen champion? Together with the audience, the answers of the recognized roundtable experts will be analysed and discussed.