Graduated from the Azerbaijan State Pedagogical Institute of the Russian Language and Literature. Received a master’s degree in Finance and Credit at Azerbaijan State University of Economics. From 1995 to 1999, held various positions in Vostokbank, the International Bank of Azerbaijan, Bank of Baku and Bank Standard. Held positions of Deputy Chairman of the Board of Bank Standard (2014-2016), Head of Risk Management at Bank VTB Azerbaijan. Since 2018, is a Managing Director of the International Bank of Azerbaijan.