Farhad Arif Garashov was born in 1986, in Baku city. He completed the faculty of International Economic Relations of Azerbaijan State University of Economics. He earned a Master's Degree on the specialty of International Trade at the same University. He obtained a second higher education on the faculty of Law at Baku State University. He received his Ph.D. degree on economics defending the doctoral thesis on the theme of “Priorities of formation of innovative and stable entrepreneurial environment in agrarian sphere”. He has MBA degree on the specialty of Business Administration of Anglia Ruskin University in England. He began his labor activity at International Bank of Azerbaijan. He worked in executive positions at Kapital Bank. He was elected to the position of Chief of Azerbaijan Pomegranate Producers and Exporters Association from August, 2017.

Yusif Axundov, Executive Director.
Yusif Axundov received his Bachelor’s degree in 2001 and Master’s in 2003 from Department of International Relations at Baku State University. He previously worked at Department for International Economic Relations at Azerenergy JSC, various transnational corporations, Korean Trade and Investment Promotion Agency. During 2013-2017 he held position of Chief of Export Department at Gilan FMCG Group.

Shahin Hasanli, Secretary.
Shahin Hasanli received his Bachelor’s degree in 2008 and Master’s degree in 2011 from the Department of Regulation of Economy at Azerbaijan State University of Economics. Prior to joining PPEAA he worked at the Department of Credit Management of Kapital Bank JSC during 2011-2017.