Dr. Ognian Ivanov Donev

Chairman of the Board of Directors and Executive Director, Sopharma PLC, Bulgaria


Mr. Ognian Donev was born on December 22, 1957. He studied in Hamburg and Vienna, graduatedthe German Language Gymnasium in Sofia and completed his higher education in International Economic Relations in Sofia’s University of Economics. In 1986 Mr. Donev obtained a Doctor’s degree in Economics from the Berlin University of Economics.

Dr. Ognian Donev is CEO of Sopharma PLC since October 2000.

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Dr. Ognian Donev was awarded the “Burov Prize”, the prize of the “Atanas Burov” Foundation for industrial management.

Dr. Donev is fluent in German, English, Russian and Italian. 

Mr. Donev  is  married and has two sons.