Bulgarian American Business Center

Board of directors

Dr. Stoyan Georgiev Dentchev

Personal data

Home Address:
Dr. Stoyan Dentchev,
G.k. "Drujba-2", Bl. 228, Apt.84
1582 Sofia, Bulgaria, Europe
Tel.: +3592 874-3787, +3592 793-915
E-Mail: dstoyan@hotmail.com

Office Address:
Dr. Stoyan Dentchev,
State College of Library Studies & Information Technologies
111 "Tzarigradsko Shouse" Blvd.
1784 Sofia, Bulgaria, Europe
Tel.: +3592 971-8068
Fax: +3592 971-8052
Mobile: +359889 909-023
E-Mail: kbd_college@yahoo.com

Dr. Stoyan Dentchev,
Consulting Agency "Dr. DENTCHEV"
111 Rakovski Str.,
1000 Sofia, Bulgaria, Europe
Tel.: +3592 983-3545
Fax: +3592 983-3545
Mobile: +359889 909-023
E-Mail: dstoyan@hotmail.com

Age: 51
Nationality: Bulgarian
Gender: male
Marital Status: married (1975) with two children
Gergana — spouse (1953) — Teacher,
Maria — daughter (1976) — Dentist, M. Dr Sofia, Bulgaria, Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
Georgi — son (1979) — Financial Manager, Swissfone Inc. Washington DC, USA

Education

  • D.Sc.Economy 2004
  • Ph.D. Computers & Information Systems, Technical Univ. — Sofia 1980-1983
  • MS Public Administration & Computer Science, Sofia University 1976-1978
  • BS Mathematics, Sofia University 1973-1976

Summary of professional skills and/or expertise

Field of expertise:

  • Public Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Resources Management
  • System Analysis
  • Information Technologies
  • General & Team Management

Credentials or professional training / relevant to expertise:

  • Associate Professor, Information Resources Management, System Analysis;
    State College of Library Studies & Information Technologies, Sofia, Bulgaria — 2003 - present
  • Associate Professor, Political Management;
    Sofia University, Bulgaria — 2002 - present
  • Professor, Management Information Systems; System Analysis,
    International University, Sofia — 1993 - present
  • Associate Professor, Information Resources Management,
    University "Sv.Sv. Kiril I Metodij", V.Tarnovo, Bulgaria — 1993 - 1995
  • Small and Medium Size Enterprise Management Program,
    J I C A, Tokyo, Japan. — Sept., 1991
  • Management Development Program of the School of Business,
    Society and Public Policy, Wilkes Univ., Pennsylvania, USA — April, 1990
  • Guest - Research Associate, College of Engineering,
    University of California at Berkeley, USA — 1988 - 1989

Computer skills (both hardware & software):

  • Basic software & hardware knowledge
  • Windows 98, XP, Microsoft Office 97, Netscape, Certain Programming Languages

Summary of relevant work experience

  • Rector
    2002 - present
    State College for Library Studies and Information Technologies
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of business: management, education & research
  • Chief Consultant, Investment, Communication Strategies, PR, Human Resources, Lobbing and PA
    2001 - present
    Consulting Agency "Dr. DENTCHEV"
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of business: consultations
  • MG Corporation
    Vice President 1998 - 2001
    Corporate Strategic Development & Communication (incl. Human Resources)
    Location: Zug-SH, Sofia-BG
    Type of business: investment & commodities
  • Alliance for National Salvation (Bulgarian Political Coalition)
    Political Secretary 1997 - 1998
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of activity: policy
  • National Assembly
    Elected as a Member of Bulgarian Parliament, repr. "MRF"-party 1994 - 1997
    Deputy Chairman of the Foreign Policy Committee
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of activity: policy
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bulgaria
    Ambassador to Helsinki, Finland 1994
    Location: Helsinki
    Type of activity: official state representative
  • Council of Ministers, Bulgaria
    SECRETARY GENERAL 1993 - 1994
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of activity: governance, public administration & HR
  • Head of Structural & Technological Policy Dept. 1992
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of activity: supervising new tech. structures development
  • Senior Adviser (Management, Science & Technology) 1991- 1992
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of activity: institutional basis for market economy
  • Information Centre for Technology Transfer "INFORMA"- Sofia
    Deputy R&D Director General 1989
    Scientific Director 1987- 1989
    Manager of Automated Information Technology Dept. 1985- 1987
    Head of Laboratory "Management of Information Resources" 1984- 1985
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of business: technology transfer & IS management
  • Central Institute on Mechanical Engineering - Sofia
    Research Assistant Fellow at the Engineering Information and 1981- 1984 Computer Centre;
    Head of Laboratory "Automated Information Technologies" 1980- 1981
    Software Engineer 1978- 1980
    Location: Sofia-BG
    Type of business: software programming & IS management

Member of Boards

  • President, "FAVOURITE" Foundation, Sofia — 1996 - 2001
  • Member of Supervisory Board - CREDIT BANK, Sofia — 1998 - 1999
  • Executive Board Consultant, UNIONBANK, Sofia — 1996 - 1998
  • Advisor, COMPAREX-Bulgaria (member of BASF group of companies) — 1996 - 1997
  • Founder & Member of Executive Board – Bulgarian Aerospace Agency — 1993 - present
  • Member of Executive Board – EXPRESSBANK, Varna — 1993 - 1994
  • President, Bulgarian Association of Information Industry — 1992 - 1994
  • President of Supervisory Board - TRANSPORT BANK, Varna — 1992 - 1993
  • Chairman of Executive Board - hotel "RODINA-TOURIST", Sofia — 1991 - 1993

Publications, awards and nominations

Publications - more than 70

  • Bulgarian Representative, T.C. - 13, IFIP
  • Bulgarian Co-ordinator, Sub-Project 1.6. 'Technology Transfer', UN, RER/87/020
  • INTERNET
  • Tokens of Honour:
  • - George Washington University, USA
  • - University of California at Berkeley, USA
  • - ICSTI, Moscow, Russia
  • Editorial Boards:
  • - International Journal "Machinery and Automation", Moscow — 1983 - 1998
  • - International Journal "Computers, Systems & Management", Moscow - Budapest — 1986 - 2000

Languages

  • BULGARIAN native
  • ENGLISH excellent
  • RUSSIAN excellent

Other

  • Chief Coordinator of The Bulgarian Business Club "Vuzrajdane" — 01.2002 – 11.2002
  • Chairman of The Social Board-International Foundation For the Unity of Orthodox Nations, Moscow; Bulgarian Branch — 1998 - present
  • Member - Board of Trusties to the "St. Aleksander Nevski" Cathedral, Sofia — 2001 - present
  • Member – Bulgarian Union of Scientists