MBA, ACCA, CIA has earned a bachelor degree in
Business Administration from the American University in Bulgaria in
He has started his professional career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Sofia in
In 2001 he has moved to The Netherlands where he worked as an internal
audit manager for Alcatel-Lucent, General Electric and ArvinMeritor. For the
last three organizations he has performed internal audits and fraud
investigations in 14 countries in Europe, USA and Australia. Mr. Karabinov has
earned in 2004 an MBA degree from IMD, Switzerland, www.imd.ch
In 2009 Mr. Karabinov has moved back to Bulgaria as a Managing Partner of
JK&Partners, which offers services in the area of internal audit and risk
management. He is also a lecturer in Risk Management and Fraud Prevention.
To date he has delivered more than 30 separate trainings to more than 500
participants from the corporate and government sector.
Since 2013 Mr. Karabinov is the Chairman of the Board of the Institute of
Internal Auditors in Bulgaria www.iiabg.org. He was reelected for a second
consecutive term in 2016.