For it‘s fifteenth anniversary, the InvestBulgaria Agency (IBA) presented the "Investor Oscars" during the "Investor of the Year" 2020 ceremony and awarded the most significant projects implemented in Bulgaria last year. The official event was held online and was attended by Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism Mariana Nikolova.
Nominated were companies that implemented investment projects in Bulgaria in the past 2020, projects implemented "on the green" and well-developed businesses. Over 60 applications been received from companies in all areas of economics, automotive industry, information technology and healthcare and others.
The Grand Prize "Investor of 2020" went to "Nestle Bulgaria". It was handed by Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev to Petar Stoilov, CEO of the company, which produces products for over 35 markets worldwide. "Nestle Bulgaria" has invested BGN 23 million in a new robotic packaging production line to digitize the production process and expand the portfolio of products. meeting consumer preferences for a balanced diet. The investment will ensure the competitiveness of the products worldwide. With this investment, the company successfully continues its path to automation and digitalization of production, which allows remote control of processes. "Nestle Bulgaria".has been on the Bulgarian market since 1994.