Petar Ivanov is the Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria.
Petar has 20 years of professional business development experience in ICT industry in CEE Europe and Emerging Markets. Peter was General Manager of three corporations: Global US Corporation 3Com/USRobotics, Cisco Systems and Microsoft. Petar was Microsoft’s General Manager for Bulgaria and Macedonia (2013-2016). Prior to joining Microsoft, Petar spent 14 years at Cisco, where he managed the company business for Bulgaria, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia & Montenegro and Baltics. Peter’s last role at Cisco was Director Operations Strategy and Planning in Cisco UK, being responsible for country transformational Initiatives for EMEA East.
Petar holds an MBA from New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria and a Master’s degree in Computer Science and Military Cybernetic from Military Artillery Academy Shumen. In his free time, Peter enjoys windsurfing, diving, hiking, ski, and fishing.