Levon Hampartzoumian

CEO and Chairman of the Management board of UniCredit Bulbank

levon-hampartzoumian.jpg  Levon Hampartzoumian has a degree in Chemical Engineering. His professional experience includes working for PriceWaterHouse Coopers and Earnst&Young.

In the period 1999-2001 he was consecutively Deputy Minister of Economy and Executive Director of the Privatization Agency.

In 2001, Levon Hampartzoumian becomes CEO and Chairman of the Management board of UniCredit Bulbank.

Between 2008 – 2012 Levon Hampartzoumian was a chairman of the Board of Trustees of Sofia University. Since 2015 he is a member of the Public Board of TELUS International, and since 2017 member of the Honorary Trust Board of the Duke of Edinburg’s international Award - Bulgaria.

In 2007 Hampartzoumian was awarded by “Atanas Bourov” Foundation for bank management; he is also announced “Banker of the year” twice – by Finance Central Europe magazine in 2005 and by Banker weekly in 2007. In 2012 he was awarded “Manager of the year” by Manager Magazine. 

Levon Hamparztoumian is awarded with the Order of the Star of Italian Solidarity (Ordine della Stella della Solidarietà Italiana) and is honoured with the title Commendatore of the Order in the beginning of May 2008 with a Decree of the President of the Italian Republic Giorgio Napolitano. In the beginning of 2015 the CEO of UniCredit Bulbank was awarded the Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver for Services to the Republic of Austria.

He is also Member of the Management Board of BORIKA (Card Processing JV). He was Chairman of the Board of the Association of Banks in Bulgaria in the periods April 2005 - April 2008 and April 2011 - April 2015.  Currently he is a member of the Bulgarian Forum of business leaders and the Management Board of the Institute for Market Economy.