The manager of I&G Insurance Brokers - Nikolay Zdravkov, obtained the educational and scientific degree "Doctor" in Economics, after successfully defending a dissertation on the topic: "Management financial analysis in the distribution of insurance products and services under dynamic regulation" , prepared under the authoritative scientific guidance of Prof. Dr. Stoyan Prodanov - Head of the Department of Finance at SA "D. A. Tsenov ”. The dissertation has a total volume of 168 pages and focuses on management financial analysis applied in insurance brokerage firms and serves as a basis for making strategic and tactical decisions in the management of their activities in order to maximize the company value.
The scientific jury for the procedure was composed of Prof. Dr. Andrey Zahariev (Chairman of the Scientific Jury) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lyudmil Krastev, as representatives of SA "D. A. Tsenov ”- Svishtov and external members Prof. Dr. Vanya Banabakova - Vasil Levski National High School, Veliko Tarnovo, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nikolay Penev - Thracian University, Stara Zagora, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vanya Tsonkova - VTU “St. St. Cyril and Methodius ”, Veliko Tarnovo.
Dr. in IC. Nikolay Zdravkov has extensive professional experience in managing high positions at local and international level.
Master of Economics, specialty Transport Management. There are many specializations in insurance, including "Management in Insurance" at UNWE, "Economics and Management of Insurance", SA "DA Tsenov" Svishtov - Risk Assessment; SA "Tsenov" Svishtov - Actuarial techniques, ANRA Italia (Italian Association for Risk Management) - Risk Management and Insurance Consulting in the European market. Author of 2 independent articles and 1 report, co-author of 1 study and participated in the writing of a collective study in a scientific conference indexed in WoS - "The Brokerage Insurance Companies under COVID-19 Framework (The Bulgarian experience)".
Zdravkov has 28 years of experience in insurance. He started his career in 1992 in ZPK Orel AD. He continues his professional development as Executive Director of Vi Vesta Insurance Company, and in 1998 participated in the establishment of the sales and subscription team at Euroins Insurance AD as Deputy Executive Director. For 11 years he was Executive Director of Asigest Broker, Italy - an independent international group uniting insurance brokers in Italy, Germany, Morocco, Serbia, Romania, Turkey, Albania and Bulgaria. occupying an undisputed leading position on the Bulgarian insurance market.
Nikolay Zdravkov is a co-founder and chairman of the Bulgarian Association of Insurance Brokers (BABB), as well as a member of the board of the Prof. Dr. Veleslav Gavriyski Foundation.