Yordan Barzakov graduated from the German Language High School in Blagoevgrad, after which he became a graduate of the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication at Sofia University "Kliment Ohridski". His professional career began in the TV show "Masters of the Air" ("Gospodari na efira"), went through other television projects and several print media. Since 2019 he has been working in Club Z. He covers mainly finance, economics, energy and transport. He also writes on topics related to the Middle East and the neighboring countries.