Born April 30, 1977
Goranov has graduated the Geo Milev High School of Mathematics in Pleven. In the period 1994 - 1999 he studied at the D. A. Tsenov Academy of Economics in Svishtov with a specialization in the field of economics and graduated witha Master's degree in accounting and control.
From 1998 to 2001 Goranov was a Specialist at the “Extra-budgetary Accounts and Funds” Unit; an Expert and Director of “Financial Policy” Directorate at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Agrarian Reform. In 2001 Goranov took the position of Chief Expert at the “Financing of State Bodies, Programs and Insurance Funds” Directorate of the Ministry of Finance. From 2001 to 2009 he was Head of the “Social Expenditures Division” of the Ministry of Finance, Public Finance Management. From August 2009 to April 2013 Goranov served as Deputy Minister of Finance. He was a member of the 42nd National Assembly, a position he resigned in February 2014. After that Goranov was appointed as Executive Director and Member of the Management Board of Municipal Bank Plc.
November 2014 - January 2017 - Minister of Finance of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Member of the 44rd National Assembly
Elected Minister of Finance on May 4, 2017