HeleCloud took part in discussion about creating competitive economy in Varna region by ICT and outsourcing

Sofia, September 20th 2017:
Stefan Bumov, co-founder and COO at HeleCloud took part in the ROAD SHOW „Competitive Economy by Stimulating the Partnership Between the Local Authorities and the Business“ in Varna, Bulgaria as a moderator on September 19, 2017. The event, organised by Bulgarian Outsourcing Association (BOA), Association of commercial building owners in Bulgaria (ACBO) and ICT Media, gathered executives from Varna Municipality, local universities and the business to discuss the opportunities, policies and strategies for creating a competitive economy in Varna region by ICT and outsourcing.  Together with Ivan Portnih, Mayor of Varna, Stoyan Pasev, Regional Governor, Regional Administration Varna, Viktor Buzev, Chief Architect of Varna,  Stanimir  Nikolov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of BOA, Tanya Koseva-Boshova, Chairperson of the Managing Board of ACBO, and Plamen Andreev, owner of Planex, Stefan Bumov addressed the subjects infrastructure, education, administration will and actions to support the business, creation of business overview of Varna region to be presented to potential investors.
“The business should enter universities and work closely with the students. So that they can be better prepared for the labour market and to adapt faster in the workplace”, said Stefan Bumov, Co-founder and COO at HeleCloud.
During the discussion was stated that 38% of Varna budget is dedicated to the development of the education. The local administration also invests in a wide range of activities – education, public transport, infrastructure, etc. to offer the best pool of conditions for business expansion. It expressed its readiness to work side by side with investors and universities to create a competitive economy, to adapt the educational programs according to the business needs.
“The local administration should have a clear strategy and program on how to attract investors and have dedicated people at the municipality who look for contacts with the investors. The proactive approach is one of the key preconditions for sustainable development”, added Stefan Bumov.
About HeleCloud™
HeleCloud™ is an Amazon Web Services technology consultancy with offices in Maidenhead, UK, and Sofia, Bulgaria that helps enterprises of all sizes establish Cloud vision, and execute Cloud strategies through their industry-leading Cloud Roadmap methodology. HeleCloud™ also provides Cloud managed services to further amplify Cloud benefits and enable enterprises to focus on their core business and customers.