Experts & Staff

Magdalena Parapanova

Office Assistant, ECFR Sofia


Bulgarian, Italian, English and a beginner level of Japanese


Magdalena Parapanova is the Sofia Office Assistant at the European Council on Foreign Relations.

She joined ECFR after completing a Schuman traineeship at the European Parliament in Sofia and having worked as an assistant at the Bilateral EU Cooperation department. Parapanova holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy, and Bachelor’s degree in Italian philology. She also has a pedagogy certificate and experience as a teacher for young kids.