Regional Vice Governor of Plovdiv Region
Petar Petrov was born on 13th March, 1955 in Plovdiv.
In 1992 he earned a Master’s Degree in Bulgarian Philology at the University of Plovdiv „Paisii Hilendarski“.
In 1994 he graduated from the same university with a Bachelor’s degree in „Management of Education“.
From June 1997 to November 2007, he worked as a director of a school.
In November 2009 he won the mayoral election becoming Mayor of the region „Est“ in Plovdiv with four year mandate.
In November 2014, he was elected MP to the 43rd National Assembly.
By order No KB-341 of 10.05.2017 of the Prime Minister, Mr. Boyko Borisov, he was appointed Regional Vice Governor of Plovdiv region.
By order RD-21-10 of 31.05.2017 of the Regional Governor, Mr. Zdravko Dimitrov, to Mr. Petar Petrov, in his capacity as Regional Vice Governor, has been assigned the following areas of responsibility:
- to chair, participate and supervise the activities of district councils, committees and working groups related to regional policy, investment policy, development, technology, education;
- to manage and supervise the activities of the State Property and Regional Development Department;
- to manage and supervise the activities of the Regional Administration – Plovdiv related to the National Energy Efficiency Program.