President
Hristo Genadiev Grigorov

Date of birth: October 14th, 1944

Place of birth: Gorna Gjumaia (Blagoevgrad)

Civil status: Married, two children

Education:
  • 1987 International economic relations
  • 1967 Higher Institute of Medicine - Sofia, Faculty of Pharmacy

Professional Experience Record:
  • 2001 - President of the Bulgarian Red Cross
  • 2000 - Member of the Governing Board of the Bulgarian – German Forum
  • 1992 - 2000 Vice President of the Bulgarian Red Cross – three mandates
  • 1995 - 2002 President of the Sofia City BRC – two mandates
  • 1993 Member of the Board of Directors of the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • 1991 - 1994 Member of the Board of Directors of the Bulgarian - American Bank for investments and development
  • 1998 Member of the Governance of the National Health Insurance Institute
  • 1988 - 1994 Chairman of the Supervising and Governing Board of Sredets Trade Bank
  • 1987 Director General of Medabyk - the first joint Bulgarian-German company in Bulgaria
  • 1987 - 1997 Director General of Bristol – Myers Squibb - USA for Bulgaria
  • 1973 - 1987 Head of the Big Gulden – Germany Representation Office in Bulgaria
  • 1970 - 1973 Head of the Pharmaceutical Department at the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Bulgaria


"For me it is an honor to serve the cause of humanity in an organization with a history of 125 years! I am proud to be part of the army of Red Cross members which works for the sake of human dignity and its protection!"
Hristo Grigorov