Petar Pountchevjournalist, entrepreneur
Petar Pountchev is a Bulgarian radio journalist, co-founder of the first private electronic media in Bulgaria – Radio FM+. He studied at a French lyceum in Damascus, at the French High School in Sofia and graduated with excellence from Lomonosov Moscow State University. Petar Pountchev is a long-time radio host and reporter, as well as a co-founder of the late night radio show of the Bulgarian National Radio’s Horizont program. He is the author of the books “The First Seven: Private Radio in Bulgaria” (1997) and “You are here” (2018). In 2007, he accepted an offer from a major Irish media company to head its business in Ukraine. Two years later, he became Managing director of Radio 3 in Belgrade, Serbia. Petar Pountchev is a co-founder and a lifelong Honorary member of the Serbian Radio Association – RAB Srbija.