Valentin (Val) Georgiev
Valentin (Val) joins the growing Formidable team on the European continent. Based in Bulgaria, he started his IT career working on the Disney store and then moved to adidas, where he helped to migrate their e-commerce platform to React and Node.js. Next he joined NewsUK where he built a new office in Bulgaria and grew it to 60 people. He focuses on coding, helping people grow in their careers, and have fun. A notable speaker, Val’s CV includes appearances at several conferences and meetups in Bulgaria. He also used to teach React and Node at the Bulgarian Software University. Val looks forward to contributing to open source libraries while with Formidable and is the proud parent to Rocky, a lovable Golden Retriever.