Chairman and CEO
He has extensive professional experience in commercial and investment banking, loans and risks management. Prior to this appointment, Taleh served as the Chief Investment Officer of the Bank and a member of the Executive Board responsible for business development, institutional, investment, corporate and SME banking and risk management. Mr. Kazimov joined PASHA Bank in 2007 as Risk Manager and then promoted to the position of the Bank's Treasury Director in 2009. Taleh is a Member of Supervisory Boards for PASHA Bank Turkey and PASHA Bank Georgia. He began his career in financial sector in 2004 as a Leading specialist in Treasury department at the Bank Standard and later as the Head of accounting management and budget planning. He later has been promoted to the Deputy Director of corporate loans department. In 2006, he joined Ernst and Young as an auditor and from 2007 worked as a General Director of "FinEko" Informational Analytical Agency. Mr. Taleh Kazimov holds a bachelor degree in Automation and Computer engineering from Azerbaijan Technical University. He also pursued MBA from Azerbaijan State Oil Academy and a Commerce degree with a major in Finance from Georgia State University. In addition, Mr. Kazimov successfully completed the executive educational programs of London Business School in 2010 and Harvard Business School in 2012.