Ivan Geshev

PERSONAL INFORMATION
  • Name
IVAN STOIMENOV GESHEV
  • Date of birth
19.12.1970, Sofia District
WORK EXPERIENCE
  • Dates (from – to)
18.12.2019
  • Name and address of employer
Prosecutor's Office of Republic of Bulgaria
  • Occupation or position held
Taking office as Prosecutor General of the Republic of Bulgaria
  • Dates (from – to)
14.11.2019
  • Name and address of employer
Prosecutor's Office of Republic of Bulgaria
  • Occupation or position held
Elected for Prosecutor General of the Republic of Bulgaria
  • Dates (from – to)
04.07.2018 - 18.12.2019
  • Name and address of employer
Prosecutor's Office of Republic of Bulgaria
  • Occupation or position held
Deputy Prosecutor General at the Supreme Cassation Prosecutor`s Office with rank of Prosecutor at the Supreme Cassation Prosecutor`s Office and the Supreme Administrative Prosecutor's Office
  • Dates (from – to)
19.07.2016  - 16.07.2018
  • Name and address of employer
Prosecutor's Office of Republic of Bulgaria
  • Occupation or position held
Head of the Specialized Prosecutor`s Office
  • Dates (from – to)
11.05.2012  - 19.07.2016
  • Name and address of employer
Sofia City Prosecutor`s Office
  • Occupation or position held
Prosecutor
  • Dates (from – to)
17.04.2006 - 11.05.2012
  • Name and address of employer
Sofia Regional Prosecutor`s Office
  • Occupation or position held

Prosecutor with the rank of Prosecutor at the Administrative Prosecutor's Office,

from 11.03.2010 promoted to the rank of Prosecutor at the Supreme Cassation Prosecutor`s Office and the Supreme Administrative Prosecutor's Office

  • Dates (from – to)
21.05.1996  - 17.04.2006
  • Name and address of employer
Sofia Metropolitan Investigation Service
  • Occupation or position held
Investigator
  • Dates (from – to)
01.02.1995 - 21.05.1996
  • Name and address of employer
Sofia Metropolitan Investigation Service
  • Occupation or position held
Assistant Investigator
  • Dates (from – to)
01.09.1994  - 01.02.1995
  • Name and address of employer
Fifth District Police Department - Metropolitan Interior Directorate – Ministry of Interior
  • Occupation or position held
Operative functionary
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
  • Dates (from – to)
1989 – 1994
  • Name and type of organization providing education and training
MOI Academy, Master degree
  • Principal subjects/occupational

    skills covered

Master of Law
  • Dates (from – to)
1984-1989 
  • Name and type of organization providing education and training
Vocational High School of Electrical Engineering and Automation
TRAININGS

Participation in training on: „General overview of Financial Crimes in Counterfeit US Currency";

Participation in an intensive specialized training for prosecutors and investigators from the Specialized Prosecutor`s Office on “Corruption crimes” ;

Participation in a seminar: „Countering Terrorism”;

Participation in a seminar: „Investigation techniques in detecting and proving terrorist activities, monitoring and suppression of terrorism financing”;

Participation in a conference on: „Euro Protection in Black Sea region”;

Participation in training on: „Malfeasance. Bribe” ;

Completed course: „Obligatory ongoing qualification for prosecutors when promoted from district to county level – “Criminal law and procedure”.

Certificate for special recognition  issued by Europol for the  participants in the successful operation, conducted on 04.10.2016 in Plovdiv which resulted in dismantling an illegal printing house for the production of counterfeit euro banknotes;

AWARDS

Giovanni Falcone's Certificate for real contribution for restricting the distribution and the use of Drugs, Prostitution, Child Pornography, Corruption, Terrorism and expressed support for causes which benefit the society, for the formation of humane models of behavior in the younger generation;

Certificate and plaque "Giovanni Falcone" from the competition "The Fearful Dies Every Day, The Brave - Only Once" issued by the Embassy of the Republic of Italy and the Municipality of Blagoevgrad.