Vladimir Urutchev is the longest serving Bulgarian MEP from the EPP Group since Bulgaria’s accession to the European Union in 2007. As a nuclear power engineer with an interest in all forms of clean energy, he is currently a member of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) and the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) and is Vice-President of the European Energy Forum.
Mr. Urutchev is a confirmed environmentalist, which sparked his interest to support environmentally sensitive agricultural developments. He is committed to the development of “green” entrepreneurship and sustainable business models for the circular economy and the careers of the future. Vladimir Urutchev is a leading supporter of the Agripreneur initiative in Bulgaria to combine the best of rural heritage with the opportunities of modern agri-environmental practices.