Maxim Behar Was Elected a Member of the Board of Trustees of the University of National and World EconomyJuly, 2020
Maxim Behar was elected a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of National and World Economy. "This is an extremely great responsibility, a high recognition and I look forward to getting actively involved in the work of the Council," Maxim said immediately after the election was announced. He studied in the University of National and World Economy but graduated from the University of Economics in Prague.
Maxim is a world-renowned expert in the field of public communications, a former President of the World PR Organization ICCO, and now President of the World Communication Forum Association in Davos, Switzerland. He graduated ecexcutve program from Harvard Kennedy School, as well as business programs at the Yokohama Kenshu Center in Japan and The Pacific Institute in Seattle, USA. He was inducted in the PR Hall of Fame in London. In 1994, Maxim founded the leading PR company M3 Communications Group, Inc. and he is still CEO and Chairman of the Board.
Apart from Maxim Behar, the rest of the members of the Board of Trustess are Violina Marinova, Chairman of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer of DSK Bank, Petar Andronov, Chairman of the Management Board, Chief Executive Officer of UBB, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lilyana Valcheva, representative of the Minister of Education and Science, Ms. Velina Beleva - Vlahova - of the Mayor of Sofia Municipality, Mr. Marin Petkov, a Ph.D. student in the Department of International Economic Relations and Business - of the Student Council, Mr. Yovko Atanasov, Lenovo Regional Manager for Bulgaria and Macedonia, and Mr. Kiril Boshov, Chairman of the Management Board of Eurohold Bulgaria.
The new Board of Trustees was officially presented to the Academic Body of the University by the Rector of UNWE Prof. Dr. Dimitar Dimitrov.