Suleyman Gasimov Suleyman Gasimov was born in Fakhraly village of Bolnisi district, Georgia on December 26, 1961. He graduated from the Azerbaijan National Economic Institute (now Azerbaijan State Economic University) in 1982 and from Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2003.
He worked at various positions (accountant, economist, deputy chief accountant, and chief accountant) at oil and gas industry from 1982 to 1991. In 1991-2003s, he was a chief accountant at Khazardenizneftgas (Caspian Sea Oil and Gas) Production Unit of Azerineft (Azeri Oil) Oil and Gas Production Department, Offshore Oil and Gas Production Unit.
In 2004-2006s, he worked as chief of division of Economics and Accounting Department of SOCAR, deputy chief of the Department, and chief of the Department. In 2006, he became the Company’s vice-president of economic issues. In 2006, he was awarded “Taraggi” (Progress) Medal, and in 2011 – “Shohrat” (Glory) Order. He is a Doctor of Economics and author of one scientific work and more than 15 scientific articles. Mr. Gasimov is the member of Yeni Azerbaijan Party.