Borislav Malinov, founder of Next Basket
Borislav Malinov
FOUNDER

One of the most prominent Bulgarian entrepreneurs and investors in various business sectors. Chairman of the Supervisory Board of “Nord Holding” AD. Chairman of the Bulgarian Association for Recycling (BAR). Founder of the online store Kidso.bg and the NEXT BASKET ecommerce platform. Consultant at Ayurveda Clinic – Sofia.

Ivaylo Georgiev, CEO at Next Basket
Ivaylo Georgiev
CEO

Highly qualified manager with over 10 years of experience in e-commerce, including platforms such as Magento, Shopify, PrestaShop, WooCommerce, and others. Has been involved in numerous international and Bulgarian projects related to business development and people management. Over the last 15 years, has managed teams of over 70 people. Has worked at Microsoft, A1, Ozone, and others.

Evgeni Yordanov, CPO of Next Basket
Evgeni Yordanov
CPO

With over 15 years of experience in various top managerial and marketing positions across several companies based in the USA and Europe in different sectors. His current focus is on SaaS and e-commerce technologies. Evgeni is an entrepreneur, engineer, Ph.D. holder, public speaker, and professor.

He has worked at Luau Group, CloudCart, DigitalPRO, and others.

Ventsislav Kostov, CFO of Next Basket
Ventsislav Kostov
CFO

Holder of a Master’s degree in Economics with specializations in “Finance” and “Banking Management.” Possesses managerial experience in the field of corporate finance and banking, gained in leading banks and commercial companies in Bulgaria. Has worked in banks, petroleum companies, and others.

Dimitar Kyosev, CTO of Next Basket
Dimitar Kyosev
CTO

With over 25 years of experience in Information Technology and people and process management. Has implemented numerous successful software projects in the fields of e-commerce and marketing.​

Worked as Chief Technology Officer and General Manager for several international technology companies. Has worked at A1, Tech Mahindra, NSO Group, and others.​

Petar Ivanov, CHRO of Next Basket
Petar Ivanov
CHRO

Professional with over 15 years of HR experience in Telecom, IT and BPO sector. Petar has not only corporate but also freelance experience as a business consultant and trainer. With a management experience of over 10 years, he has managed teams of up to 50 people, managing international projects in various HR areas.

Vesela Koleva, Sales Manager at Next Basket
Vesela Koleva
Sales Manager

A professional with over 17 years of experience in B2B sales. She has worked in some popular IT, logistics, and medical companies. Vesela has been involved in the development of four startup projects. She has been entirely focused on the e-commerce sector for the past eight years.

Kostadin Iliev, Senior Product Owner at Next Basket
Kostadin Iliev
Senior Product Owner

An IT manager with over 15 years of experience, Kostadin has worked for major telecommunications and hardware companies. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology: Programming. He is a professional in budgeting and resource management, IT and business processes, product management, Agile, and Waterfall projects.

Rose-Marie Kirkorian, Recruiter at Next Basket
Rose-Marie Kirkorian
Recruiter

She developed her professional skills as a technical recruiter. She is ambitious and dedicated to the ongoing process of learning and progress, contributing to the company’s success. She continually pursues her next achievement and strives to achieve her goals in the best possible way.

Dimitar Koev, Head of Design and Creative Department at Next Basket
Dimitar Koev
Head of Design and Creative Department

An architect of digital products, UX/UI designer, and front-end developer. A professional in the field of marketing and an independent author of premium themes on the Envato marketplace. Dimitar has an ongoing professional pursuit of good design and perfection. He excels in product development and digital marketing.

Blagovesta Obretenova, Senior Graphic Designer at Next Basket
Blagovesta Obretenova
Senior Graphic Designer

A senior graphic designer with extensive experience in Bulgarian and global markets. She has worked successfully for companies in London, Canada, Saudi Arabia, New York, and Kuwait. She has years of experience in a key position within the country’s largest banking and insurance group. An acclaimed artist on platforms such as Dribbble and Behance.

Nikol Mink, Web Designer at Next Basket
Nikol Mink
Web Designer

A UX/UI designer with experience in graphic design and visual communications. She holds degrees in computer graphics and visual arts, as well as a bachelor’s degree in information management. She has certificates in WordPress Advanced and WooCommerce and ongoing professional development through UX workshops in her work process.