Atanas Temelkov

Chairman at the State E-Government Agency

Atanas Temelkov was appointed Chairperson of the State e-Government Agency on 15 January 2018. Prior to that position he was the Chief Secretary of the Agency since its establishment in 2016.

From 2011 to 2016 he served as the Deputy Executive Director of the Executive Agency “Electronic Communications Networks and Information Systems” (EA ECNIS) to the Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications.

Since 1998 he has occupied Head of “Information Systems” Department position and from 2000 to 2011 he was appointed Deputy Head of the General Directorate “Communication and Information Systems” in the General Staff of the Bulgarian Army and Deputy Director in the Ministry of Defence.

From 1978 to 1984 he held management positions in the Bulgarian Army. From 1986 he was appointed as Senior Assistant Head of the Automation Management Department at General Directorate “Armament and Equipment” in the Ministry of Defence. From 1992 to 1998 he was Head of the TIL Automation Department of the Bulgarian Army.

Atanas Temelkov has managed teams for elaboration of number of conceptual and strategic documents on e-Government, planning and implementing projects for automation of management processes, communication and information systems, in the area of national security.

He took part in international working groups and exercises of NATO and the EU. He was also a Member of the Board of Directors on information and communication systems of NATO.