Engineer who was the 3rd Prime Minister of Azerbaijan from 1992 to 1993. He has received both the Order of Friendship of Peoples and the Order of the Red Banner of Labour.
He earned a degree in Metallurgy Engineering from the Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys in 1959.
He was the Deputy Chairman of Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan from 1989 to 1992.
He grew up with his mother and father in Baku, Azerbaijan.
He served as Prime Minister of Azerbaijan under president Abulfaz Elchibey.