Bulgaria (Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria)
MEP 2013 – 2014
Preslav Borissov was born 7 March 1977 in Sofia. He is a Bulgarian politician who serves as an MEP for the GERB. He took the seat ofIliana Ivanova on 1 January 2013 after she resigned to join the European Court of Auditors.
He was a member of the EP Delegation to the EU Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee and the Delegation for relations with Israel.
Master’s degree in agronomy, University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria (1995-2000); Master of Business Administration, University of Buckingham, UK (2005). The Grain and Feed Trade Association’s Continuing Professional Development Programme: Varna, Bulgaria (2000); Cambridge, UK (2001); Rotterdam, Netherlands (2002); Singapore (2009). Allianz Bulgaria plc, Regional Director, Kavarna (2000-2001); DEFCO Ltd, Managing Director, Sofia (2001-2004); Agri-Lloyd International Ltd, Sales Manager, Leominster, UK (2006-2008); DEPAS Ltd, Managing Director, Sofia (2008-2009, 2010-2012).
Member of the CEDB’s Agricultural Advisory Group (2007-2009). Deputy Minister at the Bulgarian Ministry for Agriculture and Food (2009-2010).
EP webpage: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/meps/en/116816/PRESLAV_BORISSOV_home.html