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About Dr. Wesselin Wodenitscharow - Owner and CEO


  •  1950 - born in Sofia, Bulgaria;

  • 1972 - graduation from the Technical University "Otto von Guericke", Magdeburg, Germany, Department of Metal technology;

  • 1979 - Ph.D. degree from the T U, Magdeburg, Germany;

  • 1980 -1989 - Associated Professor on the Metal Technology Institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences;

  • Since 1989 - Entrepreneurship; 

  • 1999-2001 - Harvard Business School-alumni, OPM 30, Graduation 2001.

  • Mr. Wodenitscharow is married and has three children.


  • 1989 - starting his business carrier with the assignment in CLOOS Welding technology Ltd., Vienna.

  • Founding his first company in Bulgaria: BUSINESS CONSULTING COMPANY - 90 Ltd., as a sole representation of a 4 leading German companies on the field of metal technology.

  • 1992 foundation of his own first construction company RAPID www.rapid.bg which has performed successfully several construction projects, such as the office buildings of PriceWaterhouse Coopers, BULGARLEASING, RAIFFEISENBANK (Bulgaria), Hypovereinsbank. Rapid is a shareholding company in different projects and companies like:

    •  2002 - ALEKO STASTLIVEZA Ltd - owner of the Mountain hotel STASTLIVEZA next to Sofia and

    •  2004 - AVTOMAGISTRALI HEMUS PLC, a prospective infrastructure company, which is going to be developed as a leading road construction company. www.amhemus.eu

  • 1997 participation in  the textile factory for nonwovens: NonWoTex PLC, Sofia: www.nonwotex.com.

  • 2003 - 2006 Partner and CEO in Vereinigte Bergbahnen Bulgaria Ltd, together with the President of the Austrian Ski Federation - Mr. Peter Schroecksnadel.

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