Svilen Issaev is a Counsel at Kinstellar’s Sofia office specialising in life sciences and healthcare, as well as banking and finance. He has over fourteen years of post-qualification experience.
Svilen earned Master’s degrees in Law and Economics from Sofia University. He also holds an academic specialisation in the “Organisation and Economy of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing” from the Medical University of Varna. He is currently a PhD candidate in social medicine at the Medical University, Sofia.
Svilen advises, among others, some of the largest international pharmaceutical companies on various regulatory and compliance matters realting 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’s experience also includes participation as a member of ethics committees in clinical trials and as a member of committees responsible for health technology assessments of medicinal products. He is an associated member of the Bulgarian Industrial Pharmacists Association.