President of Bulgaria

Bulgarian president

The President of the Republic of Bulgaria is the head of state of Bulgaria and the commander-in-chief of the Military of Bulgaria. The official residence of the President is at Boyana Residence, Sofia.

President of Bulgaria
Президент на България
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Rumen Radev

since 22 January 2017
StyleHis Excellency
ResidenceLargo, Sofia
AppointerPopular vote
Term lengthFive years, renewable once
Inaugural holderPetar Mladenov
as Chairman (President) of the Republic
Zhelyu Zhelev
Formation3 April 1990
DeputyVice President of Bulgaria
Salary€35,412(~US$42,000) annual[1]

Bulgarian presidential line of successionEdit

  • 1. Vice President of Bulgaria
  • 2. Chairman of the National Assembly

Living former presidentsEdit

There are three living former Bulgarian Presidents:

Rumen RadevRosen PlevnelievGeorgi ParvanovPetar StoyanovZhelyu ZhelevPetar Mladenov