Svilen is а Counsel in Kinstellar’s Sofia office specialising in life sciences and healthcare as well as in banking and finance. He has over 17 years of experience advising some of the largest international pharmaceutical companies on various regulatory and compliance matters relating to their operations in Bulgaria. His expertise includes marketing authorisation, production, distribution, pricing and reimbursement, pharmacovigilance, advertising and clinical trials of pharmaceutical products and medical devices.
Svilen has been a member of ethics committees in clinical trials and of committees responsible for health technology assessments of medicinal products. He is currently an associated member of the Bulgarian Industrial Pharmacists Association.
Svilen has a Master’s degree in Law and a Master’s in Economics from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. He also holds an academic specialisation in “Organisation and Economy of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing” from the Medical University of Varna and is a PhD candidate in social medicine at the Medical University, Sofia.