Chairman of the Board

About Shusha

Abbasov Maftun Gurban oglu was born in 1980 in Nakhchivan city of the Republic of Azerbaijan. A graduate of Nakichevan State University's law school, Maftun Abbasov holds an MBA from Virginia International University and a master's degree in accounting from Strayer University (USA).

Later he received a master's degree from the International Anti-Corruption Academy in Vienna and now continues his PhD scientific work on economics at the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences.

Currently, Mr. Abbasov is perusing his education as a follow at the Asia Pacific Mayors Academy established by UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and other UN institutions.

He worked as an auditor at the Central Bank of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2009 and later as the head of the Internal Audit Department at Procter & Gamble.

M.Abbasov worked as a prosecutor on particularly important cases at Anti-Corruption Department within the General Prosecutor Office of Azerbaijan Republic since 2012. Since 2016, he worked as a Head of the Internal Audit and Control Department of Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC, then served the Deputy Director-General.

On July 16, 2021, according to the order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, he was appointed Chairman of the Board of the Shusha City State Reserve. Until his last appointment, he worked at the President's Special Representation office for Shusha.

Married, has two children. ​​​​​​

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