By the order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated December 23, 2021, Mammad Aslan oglu Abbasbayli was appointed Head of the State Service for Antimonopoly and Consumer Market Control under the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Mammad Abbasbayli was born in 1975 in the city of Ganja. He holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from Khazar University and a law degree from Baku State University. He received a master's degree in law from Purdue University in 1999 and a law degree from George Washington University in 2000.
He has been a full member of the New York Bar since 2000.
He started his career in 2000 at the law firm Salans Hertzfeld & Heilbronn in New York, USA, and then worked in the company's Baku office until 2003.
Since 2004, he has worked as a lawyer, head of law department and general manager at Azpetrol International Holdings B.V., a number of major foreign industrial and investment corporations, including EUPEC Pipe-Coatings LLC and BP Group. In 2016, he became the President of the Azerbaijan Mountaineering Federation. In 2019, he worked as an adviser to the Minister of Economy.
Last year, he was appointed deputy head of the State Service for Antimonopoly and Consumer Market Control under the Ministry of Economy. At the same time, he was appointed a member of the Supervisory Board of the Entrepreneurship Development Fund and a member of the Board of Appeals.
He is married and has 3 children. The country's websites published news about the appointment.