Asset Management Director
Galaxy Investment Group Ltd.
Zhivko Ivanov holds the position Asset Management Director at Galaxy Investment Group Ltd. since 2012. In this role he is responsible for all the hotels under the management/ownership by Galaxy Investment Group, including the five-stars city properties – Hilton Sofia and InterContinental Sofia – with 440 keys, as well as the seaside business of the company – consistent of 5*, 4* and 3* hotels with more than 1 100 keys.
Prior to joining Galaxy Investment Group, Zhivko Ivanov used to be a Commercial Director of Sharlopov Hotels JSC. The start of his professional path in the hospitality and tourism industry is back in 2004 as part of Hilton Sofia team. He also used to be a travel agent and part of the leading Bulgarian tour operator – Bohemia.
Zhivko holds a Master of Science degree in Tourism at Sofia University.
Galaxy Investment Group invests, develops and manages projects in different categories of real estate – hotels, residential complexes, office buildings, retail and industrial projects. Company’s portfolio of hotels is oriented toward high class, mostly internationally branded assets. Among them are the hotels Hilton Sofia and InterContinental Sofia in the city of Sofia and Royal Beach Barceló in Sunny Beach resort. They have been recognized with the Bulgarian prestigious award of “Most Effective Investment in Tourism” and “Holiday Complex of the Year”.