Venetsiya Netsova-Angova is the President of the Executive Board of the Association of the Bulgarian Leaders and Entrepreneurs (ABLE). In her professional career, she has gained experience in various organizations – a corporation, a startup, a public administration, an NGOs and her own business.
Venetsiya’s professional journey started in 2010 when she joined the Educational Technologies teaching team in the area of ??entrepreneurship, economics and marketing. Later, believing in the importance of the institutions for the development of the country’s economic competitiveness, Venetsiya has been involved for a period of four years (2012-2016) in the Management Consulting team of KPMG Bulgaria, in the development of numerous project proposals and their implementation. In addition, Venetsiya teaches entrepreneurship and consults startups actively within her own consulting practice Eleborate, ABLE and Business Booster Sofia. Other management engagements include IT project manager in a Bulgarian-Austrian startup, an adviser and project manager to the Minister of the Economy of the Republic of Bulgaria and an owner of a consulting company and an e-shop. Last but not least – she is the head of the Startup Navigator project – the digital map of entrepreneurship in Bulgaria and the region and BOSS project – Business Owner Success Stories.
Some of Venetsiya’s educational and training initiatives include a training in Strategic Management in Slovenia (2009), in entrepreneurship in the USA (2010), International Business Relations in Bulgaria (2012), Core Consulting Skills Training in Hungary (2015), Master in Project Management (2015 – 2018), etc.