Head of Marketing and Economic Operations Department in the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic
In 2010, was awarded with the Order of Glory by decree of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Speaks Russian, English, Persian and Indian.
By the order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated on December 28, 2005 has been appointed Vice-President for Investment and Marketing at the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR).
In 2003-2005 worked as a head of Marketing and Economic Operations Department in the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic. Since 2003, is the Vice-president of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA).
In 1997-2003 worked as the head of the Foreign Economic Relations Department in the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic.
In 1995-1997 was promoted to the post of head of the department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
After gaining independence during the period of 1992-1995, worked at Permanent Mission of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United Nations.
In 1989-1992 worked at the Embassy of the USSR in India.
1985-1989 worked in various positions in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR.
In 1982, graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations. In 1982-1985 worked at the Institute of Oriental Studies of the USSR Academy of Sciences.
In 1981-1982 worked iat the Embassy of the USSR to Afghanistan.
Nasirov Elshad Mustafa oglu was born in 1960 in Baku.