Roumen Yantchev was awarded for contribution to the insurance business
This year the prize of the Veleslav Gavrijski Foundation for major contribution to the Bulgarian insurance was awarded to Mr Roumen Yantchev, Chairman of the Management Board and CEO of Bulstrad Plc and Dr. Neno Pavlov, rector of the Tsenov Academy of Economics in Svishtov. The statuette and the diploma were bestowed on the prize winners at an official ceremony which took place on 3 December 2004.
The prize was awarded for sixth successive year. The following organizations took part in the nomination: Prof. Dr. Veleslav Gavrijski Foundation, the Association of Bulgarian Insurers, the Zastrahovatel newspaper and the Insurance Supervision Division of the Financial Supervision Commission. Next year the Association of Insurance Brokers and the Union of Insurance Agents will participate in the nomination as well. The nomination is based on the following criteria: professional expertise and experience in the field of management, science, social activities and contribution to the insurance business.