Vusal Huseynov

chief of the State Migration Service

History

2018

With the Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated April 23, 2018, he was appointed head of the State Migration Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

2015

In 2015, he was elected a member of the fifth convocation Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan from the Ujar constituency No 91 as a candidate from the New Azerbaijan Party. From 2015, he was a member of the Directors’ Board of the International Anti-Corruption Academy. Between 2015 and 2018 he was the deputy chairman of the Azerbaijani delegation in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. In line with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated April 20, 2016, he was appointed a member of the Supervisory Board of the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication.

2012

In 2012-2015, he was the secretary of the Commission on Combating Corruption of the Republic of Azerbaijan and senior adviser at the department for work with law enforcement bodies at the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Azerbaijan. From 2012, Vusal Huseynov led the Azerbaijani delegation in the Group of States against Corruption of the Council of Europe. In 2012-2017 he was the National Coordinator of the Open Government Partnership International Initiative for Azerbaijan.

2011

In 2011-2012, Vusal Huseynov held the positions of an adviser and senior adviser in the sector of ‘Issues of migration and citizenship’ of the department for work with the law enforcement bodies at the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

2005

In 2005-2010 he was the leading adviser and senior adviser at the Secretariat of the Commission for Combating Corruption of the Republic of Azerbaijan. In 2007-2009 he engaged in pedagogical activity at the Azerbaijan State Economic University and Khazar University.

2003

In 2003-2005 Vusal Huseynov continued his studies for master’s degree in international economic relations at the Azerbaijan State Economic University. Through 2008 to 2012 he studied at the faculty of law at the Baku State University and became a lawyer. In 2010 he was admitted for the mastership program at the Harvard Kennedy School and obtained his MA degree in state administration in 2011.

2001

In 2001 he obtained BA degree in general economy at the Azerbaijan State Economic University. In 2002-2003 he served in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

1980

Vusal Huseynov was born in Baku on January 12, 1980.