Martin Georgiev is Head of Market Bulgaria - Alpiq Energy SE and chairman of the board of Association of traders with electricity in Bulgaria. Before joining Alpiq he has worked as manager key clients in Aare-Tessin Ltd. for Electricity (Atel) at the headquarters of the holding in Switzerland. Before that he was Program manager in Uconomics. He has experience as a consultant in the liberalization of the electrical energy market in Bulgaria and specializes in the field of economy and management. Martin Georgiev is certified spot trader on the European Energy Exchange (EEX).
Atanas Dimov is Director Trading and Balance, Member of the Board of Directors of “CEZ Trade Bulgaria” EAD, daughter company of CEZ, a.s., Prague. Mr. Dimov joins CEZ Group and “CEZ Trade Bulgaria” EAD in 2013 in order to support the company in its development on the liberalized electricity market in the country and in the region. In the period 2004-2007 he has worked in “National Electricity Company” EAD (NEK) as an Electricity Market Expert, and between 2007-2011 he was on the position Balancing Market Expert in “Electricity System Operator” EAD (ESO) and took active part in developing the legal framework, supporting the liberalization of the Bulgarian electricity market. From 2011 till 2013 his position was Head of Spot Market department in “ESO” EAD, where he contributed to the establishment of transparent and liquid electricity market, he facilitated the improvement of the legislation in the energy sector and promoted regional market integration. Mr. Dimov owns a Master degree in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University – Sofia. He is certified by the Center for European Programmes of the American University in Bulgaria in the field of energy markets and renewable energy sources.