Geshev was offered to be the next prosecutor on the plenary session of the Supreme Judicial Council. Ivan Geshev declined to comment whether he will be proposed for the place of Tsatsarov.
July 29 is the final date for all candidatures for the next prosecutor of Bulgaria. At least three people from the college of attorneys are able to make offers for candidatures. The candidates will have to present their own conceptions and motivation in the Supreme Judicial Council. The deadline is August 12. The college of attorneys should make a final statement whether they are admissible until October 9.
The name of the next person on the position of Sotir Tsatsarov will be known on October 24.
Geshev is 49 years old. He graduated from the Ministry of Interior Academy. His carrier started in 1994. From 1995 to 2006 he was an examining magistrate in the Sofia Investigation Services.
He became an attorney in 2006 and is working in the Prosecutor’s regional office until 2012. He was promoted to the Prosecutor’s office in Sofia and in 2016 became the head of the Prosecutor’s office.
Ivan Geshev became the deputy of Sotir Tsatsarov a year ago.