Chair of the Management Board
Daniela Petkova has been Chief Executive Officer of PAC Doverie from 2000 to 2012. At the time she was appointed to that position the company had about 90,000 clients and managed assets of about BGN 11 million. At the end of 2012, under her guidance, members of the pension funds, managed by PAC Doverie, were already over 1 254 000 Bulgarian citizens, and the assets under management exceeded BGN 1.7 billion.
As CEO of PAC Doverie Daniela Petkova was distinguished by the American Biographic Institute for her achievements in the sphere of marketing and management for 2005 and was included in the list of the Great Women of the 21st Century. She is a winner of the traditional Business Woman of the Year Award for 2005, granted by the "We, the Women" newspaper. In 2009, Mrs. Daniela Petkova was elected among the ten finalists of the second national competition "Manager of the Year", organized by the Manager magazine. She is one of the five nominees in the category "Business" for the "Woman of the Year 2010" awards of "Grazia" magazine.
Daniela Petkova is the first manager of a non-banking financial institution awarded the "Burov Prize" for financial management. She ranked 18th in the prestigious list of "The top 100 most influential women in Bulgaria" for 2011 and 5th in the same list for 2012. She was awarded the prize "Mr. & Mrs. Economy" for contribution to the non-banking financial sector in 2012. In 2013, the "Veleslav Gavriiski" Foundation honoured her with a prize for overall contribution to the assurance in Bulgaria.
Mrs. Petkova was born in the town of Dobrich. She graduated from the University of National and World Economy. Joined PAC Doverie at the very establishment of the company in 1994 and has served as Chief Accountant of the Company and as Chief Financial Officer. She is a member of the Board of directors of the Confederation of Employers and Industrialists in Bulgaria and of the Bulgarian Association of Pension Insurance Companies, Chairperson of the Committee of Actuaries of BASPIC. Since 2012 represents PAC "Doverie" in the board of trustees of the "Burov" foundation.