Ivan Venelinov Pavlov – Deputy Chairperson of SCIS
Date of Birth: 21st December 1973
Place of Birth: Sofia
• On 24th November 2017 by Decision No. 717 of the Council of Ministers he was appointed as Deputy Chairperson of the State Commission on Information Security.
• In the period 2008 – 2012 he was Head of Department in the State Agency for National Security.
• In the period 2002 – 2008 he was expert in the National Security Service – Ministry of Interior.
• In the period 1993 – 2002 he was operational officer in Criminal Police Division in Sofia District Directorate of the Ministry of Interior.
Education and Qualification:
• He has completed specialized courses– ILEA – Hungary; ILEA – Roswell USA.
• Alumni of George C. Marshall – European Center for Security Studies.
• University Law Degree – Master – University of Plovdiv Paisiy Hilendarski
• Higher education – Academy of the Ministry of Interior - Safeguarding Public Order and Counteraction to Crime.
He speaks English.