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Maxim Behar Elected Board of Trustees Member of University of National and World Economy

July 07, 2020
Maxim Behar Elected Board of Trustees Member of University of National and World Economy

Maxim Behar was elected a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of National and World Economy. "This is an extremely great responsibility, a high recognition and I look forward to getting actively involved in the work of the Council," Maxim said immediately after the election was announced. He studied in the University of National and World Economy but graduated from the University of Economics in Prague.

Maxim is a world-renowned expert in the field of public communications, a former President of the World PR Organisation ICCO, and now President of the World Communication Forum Association in Davos, Switzerland. He graduated from  from Harvard Kennedy School’s executive programme, as well as business programmes at the Yokohama Kenshu Centre in Japan and The Pacific Institute in Seattle, USA. He was inducted in the PR Hall of Fame in London. In 1994, Maxim founded the leading PR company M3 Communications Group, Inc. and is still CEO and Chairman of the Board.

Apart from Maxim Behar, the rest of the members of the Board of Trustees are Violina Marinova, Chairperson of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer of DSK Bank, Petar Andronov, Chairman of the Management Board and  CEO of UBB, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lilyana Valcheva, representative of the Minister of Education and Science, Ms. Velina Beleva - Vlahova - of the Mayor of Sofia, Mr. Marin Petkov, a Ph.D. student in the Department of International Economic Relations and Business - of the Student Council, Mr. Yovko Atanasov, Lenovo Regional Manager for Bulgaria and Macedonia, and Mr. Kiril Boshov, Chairman of the Management Board of Eurohold Bulgaria. 

The new Board of Trustees was officially presented to the Academic Body of the University by the Rector of UNWE Prof. Dr. Dimitar Dimitrov.

 


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