Candidate for Clackmannanshire and Dunblane
Iliyan is an active member of the Scottish Liberal Democrats and has stood for elections at both national and local level. He has served as a councillor on behalf of a Liberal Party in another EU country and as such acted as the convener of the Privatisation select committee and vice convener of the Budget and Finance select committee.
Professionally, Iliyan manages student support services and has previously worked as a lecturer in Economics. He has particularly contributed to the national campaigns for suicide prevention and mental health support in Dundee, Angus and East Lothian areas.
Iliyan is married with three grown up sons. He and his wife are passionate about hill walking and have already claimed 206 of the 282 Munros.