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Vasil Savov – Operations Director, Envitech Bulgaria
Vasil heads operations for Envitech Bulgaria, our Eastern European division. He brings over 30 years of board level expertise in multiple sectors. Most notable is his expertise in the automotive accessories and consumables sector. He is widely regarded as one of the most experienced professionals in the sector in Bulgaria. For many years, he was Sales Director of Autorai which was one of the pioneers in this sector. He was instrumental for developing the company into a market leading position. Previously he was also Sales Director of Vertex which is the houseware and kitchenware distribution market leader in Bulgaria.
Vasil is currently the Managing Director of KAS Trade – one of the market leaders in automotive accessories and consumables in Bulgaria. He possesses substantial organisational, market development and management skills and expertise. His educational background is in International Relations from the German Academy of State and Law in Potsdam, Germany. In addition, he holds a master’s degree in European Studies from RWTH Aachen University in Germany.
Lachezar Popov – Sales Director, South America and the Caribbean
Lachezar brings over 40 years of high-level international trade experience in Bulgaria and South America. It includes numerous sectors such as industrial machinery and vehicles as well as chemical products, leather, textiles, property and more. Between 1981 and 2000 he was President of a number of companies in Argentina. They include ILEX S.A., Bular Commerce SRL and Balkan Consulting SRL. He was responsible for developing and managing trade relations and subsequent transactions between the Bulgarian and Argentinian Governments. He was also involved in cross country major private sector import and export trade deals. These include Bulgaria, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, Chile and the Dominican Republic.
More recently he has held various executive roles in companies in Bulgaria. They all relate to international trade with Argentina, Dominican Republic and Cuba. These include Tabakov & Co, BN Consulting Ltd and Stroitelna Mechanizatzia PLC. These are well-known companies respectively in the construction, property and infrastructure engineering sectors. Lachezar’s educational background is in Foreign Trade from the Karl Marx Institute in Sofia, Bulgaria.