Zdravko Georgiev, M.Sc. Eng, Executive Director of SOFENA
Results from Renovation of Hospitals based on Energy Audits and the Implementation of Advanced Measures for RES Utilization and Energy Management in Bulgaria
Zdravko Georgiev is the Executive Director of SOFENA.
He holds a Ph.D. (Industrial Automation) and M.Sc. Eng. (Process Control and Automation, Environmental Protection). He has broad experience in the development of strategies, programmes and action plans for sustainable energy development, the assessment of the building stock and defining instruments for its improvement.
He has worked as an expert in various EU and local projects in the field of energy efficiency, renewable energy sources and environmental protection, among them being national coordinator of the project INTENSE and being project manager for the IEE projects DATAMINE and TABULA which analysed the data from energy audits and defined the building typology for energy efficiency assessments.
As vice chairman of the Association of Bulgarian Energy Agencies (ABEA) he is representing the association’s activities to Bulgarian national institutions, the European Commission and other international bodies. He has been a trainer in various courses for EE and RES in the building sector.