Dimitar Bogov is a Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia since 2011. He has 23 years of working experience including nine years on management positions in the government sector, one year in business consultancy and four years on a senior position in the largest Macedonian bank. He held managerial posts in the State Statistical Office and the Ministry of Finance involving production of macroeconomic statistics, economic analysis, macroeconomic forecasting, economic policy proposals and negotiation with the IMF. From 2002 to January 2007, he worked as a chief economist in Stopanska Banka AD Skopje, a member of the NBG Group where he was responsible for economic and market analysis, business planning, management accounting and risk management. From February 2007 to May 2011, he was a Vice Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia responsible for financial markets, f/x reserves management and payment systems. He is a member of the Steering Committee of the Vienna Initiative 2.