Gergana Passy



Gergana Passy

Founding President of the Digital National Alliance

Gergana Passy is the Digital Champion of Bulgaria (since 2012). Founding President of the Digital National Alliance (branch of Grand Coalition for Digital Skills and Jobs). She is a strong proponent of the digital future of Europe and Bulgaria, incl. through a wider involvement of girls and women in ICT and transforming of education.

Gergana Passy was a key player during the EU accession talks of Bulgaria and later on when Bulgaria joined the EU she became the first European Minister of Bulgaria (2007-2009). Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs in two governments (2004-2007) and elected MP in two parliaments (2001-2004, 2005). President of the oldest PanEuropean movement in United Europe - PanEuropa Bulgaria.

Lawyer. Mother of two daughters and one son. Married to Dr Solomon Passy (Minister for Foreign Affairs 2001-2004, President of the Atlantic Club).