Slavtcho NeykovEnergy Management Institute, Bulgaria

Mr. Slavtcho Neykov has more than 25 years non-interrupted experience in the energy sector, including as Secretary General of the Bulgarian Ministry of Energy, Commissioner in the State Energy Regulatory Commission, expert at the Energy Charter Secretariat in Brussels and a Director of the Energy Community Secretariat in Vienna.

Further to his experience as a state and international official, he has been on the board of managers of several energy companies.

Prior to his involvement in the energy sector, he has worked as a state prosecutor and a legal advisor.

In addition to a law degree from the Sofia University, Mr. Neykov has completed two years postgraduate studies on International Economic Relations and Foreign Economic Activities. He also holds Master of Arts in European Integration from the University of Limerick in Ireland.

Since the end of 2014, he is the Chairman of the Board of Managers of the Energy Management Institute in Sofia.

Mr. Neykov is also a member of the Board of Directors of EURELECTRIC.