Dr. Desmond McForan
MA. PHD. (London) LLAM Dip RSA
Professor of Economics Durham Birmingham & Kensington Universities
Professor McForan holds the position of Professor of International Management, Dean Of the faculty and Academic Director of the School of International Management and Business Administration in Sofia, Bulgaria. He is a regular speaker at international conferences and is the author of eleven books on economic development of eastern countries. Additionally he has written numerous articles for academic journals, mass media, and official reports.
Over the past 10 years , he has acted as the advisor to the Russian, Polish, Czechoslovakian and Bulgarian governments on macroeconomics policy and privatisation issues. Similarly, he has advised several major Western companies regarding entry into former USSR markets.
He is regarded as one of the world's leading experts in post-communist economic reconstruction and is responsible for the sourcing of infrastructure projects of national significance where he establishes the appropriate funding facilities.