Speakers

Managing Partner of Investor Relations Services Ltd and Member of the ABIRD Board

Sofia Argirova-Atanasova is an IR director, legal, corporate governance consultant of companies listed on the Bulgarian Stock Exchange and a Vice Chairperson of the Management Board of the Association of Bulgarian Investor Relations Directors.

Since 2007 Sofia Argirova-Atanasova has been a managing partner at Investor Relations Services Ltd. – a company specialized in providing professional legal, IR and corporate governance services to listed and other commercial companies in Bulgaria.

Since 2001 until present Sophia Argirova-Atanasova has been working as an IR Director and legal consultant for various Bulgarian companies, listed on BSE-Sofia AD.

Within the period April 2011 – December 2013 Sofia Argirova-Atanasova was a member of the Stakeholder Group at ESMA (European Securities and Markets Authority) representing the Bulgarian capital market participants.

Sofia Argirova-Atanasova participated in the task force for elaboration of the Bulgarian National Corporate Governance Code, in the task force for elaboration of the Bulgarian National CSR Strategy and she has also been a member of the Bulgarian working groups on the market standards for corporate actions and general meetings and on the suggested amendments under the shareholders’ rights directive.