AmCham 2021 Elections: List of Nominees

Dear AmCham Members,

We are happy to announce the list of nominees for the AmCham Bulgaria Board of Directors (click on candidate’s name or photo to read their resume):

George Alexandrov
Oracle East Central Europe Limited – Branch Bulgaria
  • June 2015 – Present: Country Managing Director, Oracle
  • December 2018 – Present: Board Member, AmCham Bulgaria

Georgi Ganev
IBM Bulgaria
  • July 2020 – Present: Country Lead Bulgaria, IBM Bulgaria
  • 2019 – 2020: Enterprise Client Leader, IBM Bulgaria

Ivan Mihaylov
Visteon Electronics
  • July 2014 – Present: Visteon Electronics, Country Manager – Bulgaria and Romania
  • November 2011 – Present: – Automotive Cluster Bulgaria

Omourtag Petkov
Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov, & Velichkov
  • January 2008 – Present: Managing Pertner, Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov, & Velichkov
  • 2017 – 2019: Bulgarian British Business Association (BBBA), Chairman
  • Admitted in New York and Bulgaria

Ruslana Toncheva
Janssen, Johnson & Johnson
  • April 2019 – Present: Managing Director, Bulgaria, Albania and N. Macedonia, EMEA, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson
  • April 2019 – Present: AmCham HealthCare Committee Co-chair
  • January 2021 – Present: American Pharmaceutical Manifacturers’ Association, Chair

Simeon Stoychev
Progress Software EAD
  • 2014 – Present: Global VP of IT Operations, Progress Software
  • December 2018 – Present: Board Member, AmCham Bulgaria

Tony McMurray
Ingram Micro GBS EOOD
  • 2018 – Present: Managing Director, Ingram Micro SSC EMEA EOOD
  • 2011 – 2018 – Finance Director, Ingram Micro UK
  • Awards: 2017 UK CFO of the year Award, for the ‘Finance Monthly’ Publication

After the Public Hearing to be held on February 11, 2021, each Member of the Chamber will have the right to vote for up to 6 of the nominated candidates by virtue of a Signed Written Statement.

Voting Instructions

The Signed Written Statement should be signed either by a physical person – Member of the Chamber, a legal representative of a Member of the Chamber, or by an explicitly authorized individual by the legal representative of the respective Member of the Chamber, by virtue of a Power of Attorney (template is provided at

Send filled in Signed Written Statements in ORIGINAL to the office of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria: 1000 Sofia, 1 Kuzman Shapkarev Str., Fl. 3, by February 28, 2021.

Scanned copies of Signed Written Statements will be accepted at [email protected] by February 28, 2021, in which case the originals should be submitted to the Chamber by March 16, 2021.

Read more about the AmCham Board Elections Process.

For more information, please contact the AmCham office at 02 9 742 743/4 or send your queries to [email protected]

Best regards,
AmCham Bulgaria’s Team

Register here for the Public Hearing of the Nominated Candidates for AmCham Bulgaria Board of Directors 2021.