Mr Stankov was born August 4, 1982. He graduated from the German University Regensburg, where he holds a Master’s degree in Economics. Mr Stankov has nearly 10 years of professional experience in the field of energy and has been involved in the management of several companies, in the technical supervision of high-risk facilities and construction of compressor stations. He is co-founder and secretary of the Bulgarian Association of Compressed Gas. He has been elected MP of GERB (“Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria“) at the 44th Bulgarian National Assembly and appointed as Deputy Minister of Energy on May 9, 2017. He speaks English and German.