Vanya Ivancheva Becomes the New Country Chair of Shell Bulgaria

Vanya Ivancheva will take over the position of Country chair of Shell Bulgaria as of January 1, 2022. She has been part of the company for over 20 years, and in addition to the new management position she will hold, she is keeping her current role as well – Chief Financial Advisor at Shell for Central and Eastern Europe.

Vanya Ivancheva’s career at Shell Bulgaria began in 1997 and over the years she has held various roles in the Department of Accounting and Financial Analysis – Retail for Bulgaria. Since 2007, she has held various regional positions in CEE in the field of evaluation of Shell’s investment projects, planning and control of business performance, standardization, and transformation of Finance in the region. Currently, Vanya Ivancheva leads a successful team of financial analysts from Central and Eastern Europe. Since 2015 Vanya Ivancheva is part of the management team of Shell Bulgaria and currently leads a successful team of financial analysts from the countries in CEE.

“I am extremely proud and happy to take over the position of Country chair of Shell Bulgaria. Undoubtedly, this is a recognition, but also a huge responsibility and I believe that together with the dedicated team of the company I will be able to build on the successes achieved so far, so that Shell continues to be a leader in our country and a symbol of trust and quality” – said Vanya Ivancheva, Country chair of Shell Bulgaria.

Vanya Ivancheva takes over the position from Kamelia Slaveykova, who has been extremely successful in managing the company’s business in Bulgaria for the past 13 years. During this period, she managed to expand the company’s portfolio of businesses in the country and strengthen Bulgaria’s position in Shell’s Group, built excellent reputation of the company and established it as an industry leader, and a key player when it comes to important topics for the country and the energy sector. Kamelia Slaveykova remains Chairman of the Board of Directors of Shell Bulgaria and Corporate Relations Manager at the company and will continue to work actively for its successful development in Bulgaria.