Nikola Gazdov

Job Title
Chairman
Company
APSTE - the Association for Production, Storage and Trading of Electricity
Country
Bulgaria

Nikola Gazdov is an entrepreneur and investor with more than 15 years of experience in renewables. He is actively involved in the development, design and execution of utility scale and C&I projects globally.

Nikola Gazdov is the Co-founder and Chairman of APSTE - the Association for Production, Storage and Trading of Electricity - a Sofia based industry group advocating for increased market integration of renewables and energy storage technologies. He is also a Board Member of RPIA - the Romanian Photovoltaic Industry Association.

In his role as Managing Partner at Enery Element GmbH, Nikola Gazdov is driving the development of a solar & storage platform exceeding 1 GW in Bulgaria and Romania. He is also the CEO of Renergy - a technical advisory that has contributed to more than 15 GW of RES projects globally since 2014, in collaboration with leading European developers, utilities, IPPs and EPC contractors.

In 2020 Nikola Gazdov co-founded RE-Source Bulgaria, a regional hub under the RE-Source Platform, focused on promoting renewable corporate sourcing in Bulgaria and the broader region of Southeast Europe. Since 2010 he is an active member of SolarPower Europe, currently being a member of several Working groups and Committees.

Nikola Gazdov is Co-founder and Board Member at FC CSKA 1948 - a professional football club, owned and managed by its supporters. FC CSKA 1948 is competing in the efbet League - the top level of the Bulgarian football league system.