Ruslan Papazyan will lead our company in Bulgaria. He takes over from Paun Ivanov who will focus on the international development of TIS as a group with its subsidiaries in Bulgaria, Germany, United Kingdom, North Macedonia and Albania.
Prior to joining TIS, Ruslan Papazyan was Managing Director for Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Bulgaria. Previously he spent 13 years at ABB growing in various roles, the latest being Executive Manager at the Sevlievo manufacturing unit of ABB Bulgaria.
Ruslan Papazyan has a profound experience in global market expansions, factory development, R&D and business development. Ruslan has a long record of leading teams that engineer, manufacture and bring to market engineering products and services for Energy, Automotive and General Industry customers across multiple geographies.
Motivated to develop team members and support them for professional and personal growth, Ruslan is a Mentor within the entrepreneurial network of Endeavor in Bulgaria.
He holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) – Stockholm and an Executive MBA from the University of Sheffield.