Leoni in Bulgaria

LEONI Bulgaria is part of the LEONI Group and opened its production facility in Pleven, Bulgaria, back in 2018. It is in currently in expansion and development. Leoni Bulgaria is currently the newest EU based entity within the Wiring Systems Division (WSD). Cable installations produced in LEONI Bulgaria are dispatched from Pleven to premium automotive industry producers.

The social benefits and the transport arranged by the plant to encompass towns and villages in radius of 60 km to the host city make LEONI Pleven a practical employment choice. Of over a 1800 people strong staff, the plant is among the largest industrial employers in North Bulgaria providing individuals with an exclusive opportunity to participate in the growth of the company in Bulgaria.
Over 1 000 people have joined in the initial years of the pandemic. In addition to the career development opportunities enhanced by the entity, LEONI Bulgaria provides secure, clean, air conditioned and safe working environment. Social benefits including performance bonus system and referral bonus are applicable to attract qualified people and to enhance their performance.

The plant partners to a range of regional counteragents, the Labour Bureau, local municipalities, cultural institutions, high schools and academia. We closely work with top Bulgarian universities to enhance continuous personal development and qualification of employees.


"LEONI is continuously focused on a fundament of values in support of our clear business goals. These values determine our aspirations of being known as the preferred employer in automotive sector and the trusted commercial and social partner to the brands and institutions we collaborate with. This is a demanding task which we as a multicultural team of people in various major professional areas stay united on with expertise and consistency."

Andrey Kosoukhov, Managing Director of LEONI Bulgaria