Graduated with honors, School of Mathematics. Graduated law school, Kliment Ohridsky University, Sofia. Doctor of Philosophy in Constitutional Law, Moscow University, 1985.
Former teacher constitutional law Kliment Ohridsky University, Sofia. Chairman United Democratic Center of Union of Democratic Forces, co-chairman parliamentary group. Elected member 7th Grand National Assembly, 1990.
Elected to parliament, 1991. Appointed deputy chairman council of ministers, minister of foreign affairs Government of Bulgaria, 1991-1992, minister of foreign affairs, 1991-1993. Elected president 47th session of General Assembly United Nations, 1992.
Distinguished professor University Bridgeport, Sleep Hollow, New York, since 1994. Executive vice president The International Academy of Emerging Markets, since 1997. Founder United Christian Democratic Center, Bulgaria.
Chairman United Christian Democratic Center(formerly United Democratic Ctr), since 1992. Adjunct professor New York University.
Regent Cathedial of St. John. the Divine, New York, since 1993.
Spouse Marina Stoyanova (née Fyurina), 1984. Children: Maria.