Nevenka Dimitrova, Ph.D., is a CTO of Genome Informatics at Philips and has been working for the corporation since 1995. Ms. Dimitrova was born in Negotino, Republic of Macedonia. With her technology passion and intrapreneurial mind, she has been in diverse areas of signal processing, cognition, genomics, healthcare informatics. She believes that innovation happens at the confluence of diverse disciplines and cultures, and has led collaborations with with research institutes and companies. Her bibliography contains over 130 scientific articles and 50 issued patents. Recently she has been given the Gilles Holst award – the highest science and technology peer recognition prize at Philips.
Macedonia2025 is proud to diversify our Board of Directors with a member who works in the field of science and technology. Ms. Dimitrova has held visiting scientist positions at various universities including Columbia University, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in New York and at Bangalore Phillips Research Laboratory in India and we are looking forward to her contribution and cooperation with scientific institutes in Macedonia.
Ms. Dimitrova is also interested in healthy food and sustainable living and has investment in Macedonia in this sector. She is one of the founders of the company Seed of Life in Negotino that introduces raw vegan food products on the market based on seeds and organic fruit.