Emo Kadiyski

Founder, Vratsa Software

Born in Vratsa, Bulgaria, Emo Kadiyski graduated from the local Mathematics high school and received his bachelor’s degree in Informatics from Sofia University. He worked as a software developer in Sofia before joining Teach For Bulgaria and becoming a high school teacher in one of the city’s high-need schools. In 2013, Emo launched Vratsa Software, offering free programming courses in his hometown.

Forbes Bulgaria magazine named him among the 2014 top 30 Bulgarians Under 30. When he’s not working to expand Vratsa Software to reach more students and software companies, he enjoys playing football, skiing and kung fu.

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