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Svetoslava Georgieva Is the Newly Appointed Executive Director and Management Board Member of the Bulgarian Fund of Funds

13.07.2017

Svetoslava Georgieva has strong international experience in the field of finance as well as in the European institutions. She spent several years working in investment banking and equity investments in London. Following this, she joined the European Commission in Brussels where she gained experience in EU economic governance and key financial sector reforms in the aftermath of the crisis, while working on bank restructuring in Greece, Slovenia and Italy. Svetoslava Georgieva graduated in Economics and finance from University College London with a specialization in Moscow and completed a Master’s degree in the French business school ESCP Europe in Paris.
By joining the management board, Svetoslava Georgieva will bring in expertise that will contribute towards the next key steps at FMFIB. At present, FMFIB has already completed the initial preparation and market consultations on the structuring of the financial instruments equivalent to 70% of the total resource contracted between FMFIB and the Managing authorities. Going forward, FMFIB will focus on the next key steps - starting the public procurement procedures and selecting financial intermediaries to manage the funds.