Plamena has an MA degree in European Business and Finance from Nottingham Trent University in England and a BA in Business Administration. She has worked as a Branch Team Manager in an English language centre. Plamena enjoys working with customers and helping them find the educational opportunities best suited to their needs. In her free time she likes meeting new people, exploring famous sites in Europe and making muffins. She believes that a smile is the key to anyone's heart.
Marketing and communications
Lina grew up in Israel and went on to study "Film and Media" Studies in Hunter College of the City University of New York where she lived for 6 years.
She has experience in marketing, administration and operations management. In her free time, Lina enjoys photography and being outdoors − hiking, playing tennis, travelling, biking and staying active. She believes that, ultimately, life is what you make of it.
Gradi went to maths school and has an MA in Macroeconomics but marketing and communications are his passions. He is a Chartered Marketer and has a Professional Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Gradi anchored and reported for Bulgarian National TV for 5 years and then worked in PR before joining British Council in 2010. He co-founded our Sofia Science Festival. Although he was born in Burgas Gradi isn’t a huge fan of the beach, but instead likes smart gadgets and vampire movies.