Dr. Yavor Drenski
Chairperson of the Administrative Board of BAPEMED,
Member of the Administrative Board of the National Association of the Private Hospitals in Bulgaria
Dr. Yavor Drenski was the executive director of Tokuda Hospital Sofia from January 2011 until July 2016. He has been а team member of the Japanese hospital since its founding and he was consecutively the administrative director (2005 – 2009) and the medical director (2010 – 2011) of the hospital.
Dr. Drenski graduated in medicine from Medical University, Sofia, in 1992. He continued his education with a specialization in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He worked as a physician for eight years, three of which in Libya.
Dr. Drenski graduated from the master’s degree programme in Healthcare Management in 2009, he holds a master’s degree in Finance from 2003, he has several specializations in the field of hospital management and hospital finances. He specialized in the USA, Switzerland, Hungary, Great Britain, Japan, and other countries.
From 2000 until 2005, Dr. Drenski was an international consultant in healthcare for global companies such as Bearing Point (USA), 3M, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, and others.
From 2002 until 2004, he was head of the Hospital Care Department of the National Health Insurance Fund.
During the Founding Assembly of the National Association of the Private Hospitals, on 16 February 2013, he was elected as a chairman of the organization, unifying the private healthcare institutions in Bulgaria.
In 2015, Dr. Yavor Drenski received the award “Hospital Manager of 2015” during the National Medical Awards. In November 2015, he received the award “Manager of 2015” in the campaign “Junior Medical Specialist”, organized by the newspaper Standart, Darik Radio, and the Ministry of Healthcare in order to actively support the development of young physicians and health care professionals.
On 3 November 2016, he was elected as a chairman of the Administrative Board of the Bulgarian Association for Personalized Medicine.