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,

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 He was reelected for a second

consecutive term in 2016.