Dr. Lozana Vassileva has a long professional experience in the system of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry and State Fund “Agriculture” – Paying Agency (SFA – RA). Lozana Vasileva holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics from the University of National and World Economy (UNWE) in Sofia. She has completed a specialization in organic farming at the University of South Bohemia in the Czech Republic. She has been senior expert at a Pazardzhik-based directorate of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (2003-2004), an accountant (2004-2009), and head of the Pazardzhik-based directorate of the State Fund of Agriculture since 2009.
By a decision of the Management Board of State Fund Agriculture of August 29, Lozana Vassileva has been appointed Executive Director of State Fund “Agriculture” – PA. From November 2014 to February 2017 she was Deputy Executive Director of State Fund “Agriculture” – Paying Agency.
Speaks English and French.