Managing Partner, Innovative Energy Solutions
Ilian Vassilev is Managing Partner at Innovative Energy Solutions. He has formerly been Executive Director of the Bulgarian International Business Association, President of the Bulgarian Foreign Investment Agency, Ambassador of Bulgaria to the Russian Federation and Chairman of Deloitte Bulgaria, in charge of Energy, Resource and Public sector. He is also Founder and Honorary Chairman of the Bulgarian Economic Forum. The Southeast Europe Economic Forum. Deputy Chairman of the Bulgarian Reform Union Club, Member of the Board of the Centre for Balkan and Black Sea studies, the Bulgarian Foreign Policy Association.
He has taken leading role in advisory work to the Bulgarian Government, corporate clients and public institutions on energy and resource projects, including analytical and strategy papers on but not limited to gas, power infrastructure, key transit infrastructure, energy sector strategy. Has a Master’s Degree in International Relations.