Atanas Simeonov

S Group Bulgaria
Role : Managing Director
Industry : Professional Services


Atanas Simeonov is the CEO and owner of S Group Bulgaria which invests in leading companies on the Bulgarian market that operate across sectors (e.g., security, technology, engineering and real estate, etc.).

VIP Security is one of the portfolio companies at S Group Bulgaria. Founded in 1999, the company employs 4,500 people and is widely considered to be the leading security services provider on the Bulgarian market. In 2007, the company acquired 100% of the subsidiary of UniCredit Bulbank (Optima Financial Services) and later acquired 3S SOT AD.

Atanas holds a Masters degree in Law from the University of National and World Economy, Sofia. Atanas is also the President of the Family Business Association (FBA) in Bulgaria which helps develop and strengthen family businesses on the local market.