Aco Ristov was born in 1966 in Radovish. He is a graduate electrical engineer, expert in the field of energy and electrical engineering, with more than 30 years of experience in the development of numerous innovative and sustainable projects in the country and abroad. He started his work experience in 1990 in PE “Progress” as a technical manager at a level of a company for production and distribution of water. Since 2000 he is the owner and manager of “Alfa Engineering” LLCOP Radovish. He participated in the construction, design and supervision of more than 300 medium and large projects in the field of energy, hydraulic engineering and technology industry. He is a certified forensic expert in the field of electrical engineering and an authorized service technician in the field of pumps and control systems. In 2013 he opened the hotel “Bel Kamen” on the mountain Plachkovica. He is a member of the Association of Electrical Engineers, Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce for Southeast Macedonia; a member of the Chamber of Commerce of Small Business (KBM); a member of the group for alternative sources at the Chamber of Commerce of Macedonia. In the course of his working life, he has received several recognitions and awards, including those for his contribution to the development of the city of Radovis; for contribution to the development of cycling in the municipality; a trophy for winning first place in the international trans-Adriatic regatta from the sailing club “Delta Seling” from Slovenia and the Energy Agency, for the development of renewable energy sources. He is a great humanist and socially responsible worker who has supported numerous projects for the preservation of tradition, for the realization of cultural events. He also participated in the construction and renovation of the Orthodox buildings of the Bregalnica Diocese.