Neli comes from a background of traditional fine art, having trained at the National Art Academy in her home country of Bulgaria. She began her professional career as a visual effects artist before moving into the games industry.
She joined PikPok in 2012 with 6 years of industry experience and has worked on many of the studio’s titles in different capacities, including serving as Lead Artist on multiple projects. Neli is a versatile artist covering 3D, UI and concept work.
In 2021 Neli joined PikPok’s art management team and is now involved in the hiring process for artist positions at PikPok.