Rossen Hristov - Minister of Energy

Rossen Hristov holds a Master’s Degree in International Economic Relations from the University of California, USA. Mr. Hristov has a long-term experience in the energy sector, holding senior positions in international companies. He is an internationally recognized expert in company acquisitions and restructuring, crisis management, strategies and development.


Rossen Hristov worked for the Italian energy company Enel where he was responsible for the restructuring and integration of the acquired large-scale energy subsidiaries in Greece, France and Russia. Afterwards he was regional director for Eastern Europe and Latin America at the Dutch company for repair and maintenance of energy facilities Dietsmann N.V and led the acquisition of Energoremont Holding in Bulgaria, of which he later became the Chairman of the Management Board.


In recent years, Rossen Hristov has been involved in investments in start-up companies with a focus on green technologies. He speaks four languages fluently and is a member of MENSA.


Rossen Hristov was appointed member of the Caretaker Government on 2 August 2022.