Born in Vratsa, Bulgaria, Emo Kadiyski graduated from the local Mathematics high school and received his Master’s degree in Informatics from Sofia University. He worked as a software developer in Sofia before joining Teach For Bulgaria and becoming a high school teacher. In 2013, Emo and 2 friends launched Vratsa Software Community, offering free programming courses in their hometown and establishing digital industry in Vratsa.
Emo is also working as software developer and as part time teacher at the technical vocational school in Vratsa as they opened programming major in 2015.
When he’s not working he enjoys playing football, skiing and running.