SHARIFOV Samir Rauf oglu - Minister of Finance


Date of birth:  1961


1978 1983
-  MA in Economics of the Kiev State University, Department of International Relations and International Law.


Work Experience:

1983 1991
- Economist in Baku and abroad (Southern Yemen), within the system of foreign economic relations of the USSR

1991-1995 Department of International Economic Relations of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Azerbaijan Republic, Deputy Chief

1995 2001 - National Bank, Chief of Department, Executive Director

2001 - 2006  State Oil Fund of the Azerbaijan Republic, Executive Director.

2003 2006 Chairman of the Goverment Commission on the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, dealing with the extraction of the mineral resources.
April 2006  present - Minister of Finance of the Azerbaijan Republic.

Marital status: Married, has two children.