Ivan Velkov is economist, studied and graduated in Beijing’s Institute of Economics and Capital University of Economics and Business.
He has an extensive managerial experience gained at International consultancy companies specialized in professional Real Estate services in the Far East and Southeast Europe region.
Ivan Velkov has been a consultant and Marketing Executive in CB/DTZ CYL for China and Hong Kong, Strategic HR, General Manager and Regional Partner for Colliers International Bulgaria and Southeast Europe and Colliers International Property Management, Regional Manager at Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria and General Manager of Raiffeisen Real Estate.
Lecturer at University of National and World Economy, ‘Real Estate Management’ and registered mediator at Ministry of Justice.
Ivan Velkov is a Member of the Board of several professional and non-government associations.
Past President of Bulgarian National Real Estate Association, currently at NREA’s Supervisory Board. Member of the Board at FIABCI Bulgaria, Chairman of the Board of Interactive Bulgaria Foundation and Vice Chairman of Sofia Municipality Council.
Ivan Velkov has become Chairman of BGFMA in March 2017.