Head of Regional Cooperation Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Curently the Head of division for regional economic cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Shovgi Mehdizade was the former Regional Manager for capacity building and technical assistance affairs Representative office to Georgia State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan between March 2012 and August 2013.
Before 2012 he was Counselor for the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to Georgia and Head of division for WTO Affairs within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
A graduate of Azerbaijan State Economic University, Faculty of Management and Tbilisi State University, International Law, Mr. Mehdizade is a renowned economist and diplomat. He was Head of division in the Ministry of Economy and Head of department of analysis and forecasting in the Ministry of Commerce before starting to work for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2001.
Mr. Shovgi Mehdizade is fluent in Azerbaijanian, English and Russian.