Simeon Stefanov was born in Sofia in 1986 and studied Slavic Philology focusing on Serbian and Croatian Language, as well as Slovenian Language and Literature at the University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, also in Sofia. He has already made some smaller translations for magazines and competitions; the translation of the novel Kad umrem da se smijem by Fadila Nura Haver that he has made together with Danail Stefanov was his first more extensive translation project.