A new generation of leaders in family business

  • A platform for partnership

    Meet and share experience with other members of NextGen – from Bulgaria and other NextGen organizations around the world!

  • Coaching and leadership development

    Learn from leading experts and entrepreneurs from all over the world! Develop your network and build up leadership experience!

  • Meetings and events

    FBN NextGen is before all, a circle of friends. We work diligently but to have fun together is Rule №1! :)

What is NextGen?

FBN Next Generation Bulgaria is the youth structure of Family Business Network - Bulgaria, which unites young members of the families in the organization. Participating the community provides an environment in which the young people learn, share experiences and find inspiration and support to implement their projects.

Next Generation includes representatives of family companies aged between 18 and 39. The opportunities for networking and gaining experience give the members of FBN Next Generation Bulgaria the knowledge and tools they need to pave their way forward.

FBN Next Generation Bulgaria is an active member of the international youth structure FBN Next Generation International. Together with other national youth structures, FBN Next Generation Bulgaria belongs to a cohesive and dynamic global community in which lifelong friendships are established.


Established in 2010, the youth structure of the Family Business Network - Bulgaria creates its own traditions and writes its history with aspiration and enthusiasm typical for the young people.


Being part of NextGen means being ready to develop and build with the idea for sustainable future for the family, family business and society. 


Get charged with the energy of the Next Generation of FBN Bulgaria!

The video from one of the Winter Youth Meetings conveys the emotion of FBN NextGen community.


Dimitar  Dimitrov

Dimitar Dimitrov

President of FBN NextGen

Dimitar Dimitrov is the commercial director of Right Pack Ltd. - part of the group of companies of the Dimitrovi family.

Right Pack is among the leading manufacturers in Bulgaria of cardboard, corrugated cardboard and polyethylene packaging.

In FBN Bulgaria, the Dimitrovi family has been a member since July 2018 with Techno Press Ltd., a parent company founded in 1999 for the import and distribution of machines and consumables for the printing industry, import and trade of components for the production of renewable energy sources, RES construction, electricity production, agriculture and food processing, wine production, consulting services.

Dimitar graduated from the Math High School "Acad. Kiril Popov", Plovdiv. He holds a bachelor's degree from the Faculty of Economics of Sofia University, majoring in "Economic Management".

He is 32 years old, married with two children.

By decision of the General Assembly from April 2023, Dimitar Dimitrov is the Chairman of FBN Bulgaria Next Generation.

Victor Gugushev

Victor Gugushev

Honorable chairperson of FBN NextGen

Victor Gugushev holds a Master's Degree in Law from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski ". He completed all specializations in his Master's program. After his education in his homeland, he continued his professional development at Queen Mary University of London, where he specialized in Corporate Finance, Insolvency, Tax and Banking Law. In 2022 he successfully passed the Entrepreneurship Program from Columbia Business School at Columbia University, New York, USA (Ivy League University).
Victor Gugushev is currently a Senior Partner and part of the corporate division of Gugushev & Partners Law Office, the latter winning the Award for the Best Law Firm in Bulgaria for 2015 and 2017.
Victor is the winner of the Corporate Finance Leading Lawyer Award for 2015 from Global Law Experts, as well as the 2016 and 2018 Best Young Law Expert in Bulgaria Award winner. He holds a number of other additional qualifications and several published articles.

In his spare time, he enjoys reading books and skiing.
He has been involved in a number of public causes. He is Chairman of the Bulgarian - Romanian Commercial Chamber, Member of Board of Trustees of For Our Children Foundation, Selection Committee Member of Forbes 30 under 30.

Victor is the President of the FBN - Next Generation youth community from 2017 until 2023. During the first 6 months of his mandate, FBN Next Generation - Bulgaria won the honor to host the FBN International Next Generation Summit in 2020. He has been invited several times as guest lecturer for students, including students at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski ".

By decision of the General Assembly from April 2023, Victor Gugushev received the title "Honorary Chairman of FBN Bulgaria Next Generation" for his services to the development and strengthening of the youth community during his two consecutive terms as its president.

For more information, visit www.gugushev.com