Born in 1959, Vagif Aliyev graduated from the Azerbaijan Civil Engineering Institute Hydraulic Engineering program in 1981. Having undertaken many tasks and completed them successfully, Aliyev first started to work at the Caspian Sea Oil & Gas Production Union’s Azer Sea Oil Construction Trust as an engineer in Construction and Mounting department. Since 2005, Aliyev has been Head of Investments at the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) and since 2008, a member of the Board of Directors at Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Ş. Since October 2009, Aliyev has been Chairman of the Board of Directors at PETKIM Petrokimya Holding A.Ş.
Focus in oil and gas industry