New director of Bulgaria’s National Customs Agency appointed

Bulgarian Finance Minister has appointed Kiril Zhelev as Director of the National Customs Agency, announced the press center of the Finance Ministry.
Kiril Zhelev was born in 1949 in the city of Yambol. He graduated in Finance and has long experience in the financial area. He was an MP in the 7th Grand National Assembly, 36th and 37th National Assembly. He was chairperson of the Committee for Budget and Finance in the 37th National Assembly. From September 2007 to May 2009 he was deputy minister of finance in charge of tax policy and revenue administrations. From May 2009 to July 2010 he was a member of the Financial Supervision Commission. His latest post was chief of cabinet of MEP Kristian Vigenin.