Svetla Petrova Todorova


Professional Biography

04/2015 – present       Member of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission

09/2014 – 04/2015       Chairperson of the State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission

08/2013 – 08/2014       Consultant for European Commission project "Assistance to National Commission for State Energy Regulation of Ukraine in the area of electricity market regulation"

05/2013 – 05/2013       Adviser on energy issues of the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Policy in the interim government

09/2011 – 11/2012       Key expert on pricing for the Regulatory Authority of Egypt in a European Commission project: „Institutional Capacity Building of the Egyptian Electric Utility and consumer Protection Authority“

02/2010 – 11/2011       Key consultant of the Regulatory Agency for Energy of Montenegro and a Deputy Team Leader of the European Commission project: "Technical assistance to the implementation of the Energy Community Treaty"

09/2007 – 06/2009       Key consultant of the three regulatory agencies in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Acting Team Leader of the project of the European Commission: "Technical assistance to the energy regulatory system of Bosnia and Herzegovina"

11/2001 – 11/2006       Member of the State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission

01/2000 – 11/2001       Director of "Price Regulation" Division at the State Energy Regulatory Commission

01/1997 – 01/2000       Head of "Prices and regulation" at the State Agency of Energy and Energy Resources

12/1995 – 01/1997       Energy consultant in PHARE project: “Preparation of Energy Sector Regulatory Framework” and “Technical Assistance for Amendments to the Draft Energy Law”

08/1979 – 12/1992       Economist and researcher at "Energoproekt"

Education and training
1979 Master of Science in Economics - High Institute of Economics, Sofia

Additional training /specialization/
1999       Specialization in Ofgem, Great Britain

Participation in projects
09/2014       EWRC Project Leader of "Implementation of the Euro electricity market in Bulgaria - II phase"

Language skills
Fluent in English and Russian
Speaks French and Serbian