Ivan Shishkov

Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Ministry of Regional Development and Public Works

Ivan Shishkov was born on 14 September 1963 in Sofia. He graduated with master’s degree on Architecture at ACHI in 1990.

Arch. Ivan Shishkov worked as a designer at Interproekt and Sofproekt. In the period 1992 – 2000 he held the post of chief architect of Dragoman Municipality, from 2002 to 2008 – chief architect of Bankia district in Sofia Municipality, and from 2008 to 2021 – he was a chief architect of Triaditsa District – Sofia Municipality.From 1996 to 2006 he was a member of the Municipal Expert Council on Territorial Planning. From 2007 to 2015 he was an expert in the Committee on Territorial Planning and Housing Policy at the Municipal council of Sofia.

Within the two caretaker governments, assigned by President Rumen Radev in 2021, he was an Advisor to the Minister and Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Public Works. He worked as an architect until his appointment as Minister of Regional Development and Public Works.