Continuous digital innovations and transformations are the only sure and constant thing in our life and they should be well planned and managed.


Roumen Ivanov is the Innovation Manager of the GATE Institute.

He graduated from the Technical University of Sofia with a master’s degree in Electronics, Automation and Robotics. He also holds a second master’s degree in MBA in Finance from The University of Sheffield, UK. Certified Management Consultant by the Institute of Management Consultancy (UK) since 2001, Certified Investment Consultant by State Financial Supervision Commission since 2010, Project Management Professional and PRINCE2 Practitioner since 2010. Following his successful career as a manager of R&D units and director at leading Bulgarian technology companies, since 1998 Roumen Ivanov prepares and manages large-scale innovation projects for organizational development, new business models and digital transformations for leading Bulgarian companies and international organizations in the high-tech and financial sectors, such as Rila Solutions, Econt Express, HVB Group, UniCredit Group, OTP Group, Raiffeisen Group, American Bank of Investments, MFG etc.