GOPET TRANS appoints New CEO to coordinate Group activities

Feb 1, 2024Press release

We are pleased to announce that Mrs. Ramona Pacuraru is appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of GOPET TRANS as of January 1, 2024.

Joining GOPET ROMANIA since its early beginnings in 2002, Mrs. Pacuraru advanced from a Freight Forwarder to the complex and challenging position of Regional Director, reflecting her leadership and business acumen. In her latest role, she directed numerous initiatives, significantly enhancing company’s market presence and making it not only the second-largest contributor to our group revenues but also a top 15 player in the local market.

Succeeding the founder and former CEO, Mr. Peter Petrov, Mrs. Pacuraru is prepared to continue and build on his remarkable legacy. Mr. Petrov, who has been the cornerstone of GOPET’s transformation into a dynamic regional player with a comprehensive range of services, will now focus on strategic areas of development as the Chairman of the Board. This change in leadership is a natural progression of our growth, combining our respected history with a fresh perspective for the future.

In her new role, Mrs. Pacuraru will oversee our group of six subsidiaries and a committed team of 380 professionals. Her vision is to steer GOPET TRANS towards being an agile and sustainable business, ready to adapt and thrive in the evolving landscape of transportation and logistics. Her profound understanding of GOPET’s values and culture, operations, client needs, and industry trends equips her uniquely to lead us to a new phase.

We look forward to the future under Mrs. Pacuraru’s leadership. Together, we will continue to build mutual growth and continued success.


Founded in 1995 in Sofia, GOPET TRANS started as a freight forwarder, later transforming into a “one stop shop” provider of transport and logistics services. The company’s activity is subordinated to its vision, focus on the client and the dedication of the experienced team of professionals.

Today, GOPET TRANS is a leading provider of transport and logistics services in Bulgaria and a major regional player, with a strong local presence and operations in Greece, Romania, Poland, Spain, and from 2020 also in Turkey. It provides high-quality services to more than 5,000 Bulgarian and international companies of different sizes and from different industries. Offers freight forwarding (road transport) solutions with wide coverage in Europe and regular transport to Turkey and the Middle East; intermodal transport connecting Southern and Western Europe; global sea and air transport; as well as complete solutions for logistics, warehouse and distribution for Bulgaria and Greece.

The GOPET TRANS team numbers about 380 employees, half of whom are in Bulgaria. The company’s expansion plans are aimed at further diversifying the services offered and achieving greater flexibility through continuous digitalization.

The business philosophy of the company’s management is focused on providing business support solutions to clients. By supporting customers and partners in their development, GOPET TRANS achieves sustainable growth.