Stanimir Florov Nominated to Head Automobile Administration Executive AgencyDomestic | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 10:25| views
Stanimir Florov, former GDBOP head, has been nominated for the position of Director of the Automobile Administration Executive Agency (AAEA). Photo by BGNES
Stanimir Florov, former head of the Interior Ministry’s Chief Directorate "Combating Organized Crime" (GDBOP), has been nominated for the post of Director of the Automobile Administration Executive Agency (AAEA).
Florov’s nomination was submitted to the Council of Ministers by Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski, who explained that Florov had the capacity to curb ongoing corrupt practices at the entity.
The Director of the AAEA is appointed by the Prime Minister, according to reports of Nova TV.
Florov was head of the “Drugs” unit of GDBOP in 2006 and in January 2009 he became director of the unit.
At that time, he was also deputy of the Chief Secretary of the Interior, Kalin Georgiev.
In 2013, he was dismissed from the post of Director of GDBOP and the authorities launched pre-trial proceedings against him.
Florov is being investigated for receiving a big bribe but he has not been indicted.