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At a short ceremony at the Ministry of Energy, the resigned minister Alexander Nikolov

Alexander Nikolov has a Master's degree in finance from the UNSS.

In the last few months, he has handed over the post to his successor - acting minister Rosen Hristov

Rosen Hristov has a master's degree in international economic relations from the University of California.

This is reported by the energy department. 

"Despite the severe crisis in energy prices in the world and the challenges related to the war in Ukraine and interrupted natural gas supplies by Gazprom Export, we have been able to develop and implement consumer compensation programs as well as negotiate opportunities to import liquefied natural gas.

The caretaker government will assess what are the best solutions for Bulgaria, and in these efforts it can count on my full support and cooperation, if necessary," said Alexander Nikolov

Alexander Nikolov has a Master's degree in finance from the UNSS.

In the last few months, he has been acting before his successor in office.

For his part, Minister Rosen Hristov

Rosen Hristov has a master's degree in international economic relations from the University of California, he was adamant that in the current extremely difficult situation, the Ministry of Energy's activities should focus on the security of energy supplies for the economy and the home, which would guarantee peace and stability in the country's economic development .

Asen Vassilev handed over the management of finances to the new acting minister

"I believe that, despite the short term of the caretaker government, we will be able to normalize the situation, ensure calm for the winter period and provide a stable base for the work of the next regular cabinet," emphasized Minister Hristov.

Alexander Nikolov

Rosen Hristov