Petrica Dulgheru is the initiator and executive director of REDI. A chemist by training, Petrica has an extensive experience in the academic and private sector where he drove a number of high level projects. The experience in the private sector enabled him to successfully set-up and launch several start-ups in the area of social entrepreneurship supporting excluded people to regain a place on the job market.
He worked for the University College Dublin (2007-2010), European Commission (2009-2010), the Free University of Brussels (2011-2014) and BOSAL Emissions Control Systems.
During 2011-2015, he served on the advisory board of the Roma Initiatives Office (part of the Open Society Foundations), since 2012 he is a fellow of the Aspen Institute Romania.
Currently living in Brussels, Belgium, Petrica is married to Oana and is the proud father of three young ladies: Carolina Patricia (7), Sara Maria (5) and Isabela Elena (1).
Technical Advisory Board: Nikolay Kirilov, Neal Delaurentis, Maria Doiciu, Petrica Dulgheru, Khalid Inayeh, Andrei Roth, Oana Toiu, Lucian Dumbravianu, Ludovic Rafi (from left to right)
Oana Toiu, Ciprian Bogdan, Asen Karagiozov, Bobby Stoica, Albert Memeti