By the Ministry of Defense Industry the process of production of defense products is successfully performed in Azerbaijan and we managed to gain big achievements in this sphere as well
Ilham Aliyev
Minister of Defence Industry of the Republic of Azerbaijan    Madat Gazanfar oglu Guliyev

Minister of Defence Industry of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Madat Gazanfar oglu Guliyev

Madat Gazanfar oglu Guliyev was born on September 27, 1958 in Ganja.

Education:
1980 - Azerbaijan State Institute of Physical Education.
1997- Police Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Azerbaijan Republic.

Positions:
1976 - Technician-mechanic in Azerbaijan Scientific Research Institute for Mechanization and Electrification of Agriculture.
1980 - Trainer at “Dynamo” Sport Society in Ganja.
1980-1982 - Active military service.
1982-1983 - Trainer-instructor at “Dynamo” Sport Society in Ganja.
1983-1984 - Physical and firearms training instructor in the Human Resource section of Ganja city Internal Affairs Department.
1984-1991 - Deputy chief of “Dynamo” Sport Society of Ganja city Internal Affairs Department.
1991-1993 – Senior operative investigator in Criminal Investigation division of Ganja City Police Department.
1993 - Senior operative investigator, deputy chief of Counter Terrorism and Banditry division of Ganja City Police Department.
1993-1994 - Senior operative investigator, Chief of Counter Banditry section of Criminal Investigation division of Ganja City Police Department.
1994-1995 - Chief of Regional division of Counter Organized Crimes of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
1995-1996 - Chief of Counter Racketeering division of Counter Organized Crimes Department of MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
1996-2001 - Deputy Chief of Counter Organized Crimes Department of MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
2001-2002- Chief of Counter Organized Crimes Department of MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
2002-2004 - Chief of Drug Enforcement Department of MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
2004-2006 - Chief of National Central Bureau of Interpol in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
2006-2011 - Head of Main Security Department of MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
2011-2015 - Deputy Minister of Justice of the Republic of Azerbaijan - Chief of  Penitentiary Service.
2015 - First Deputy Minister of National Security of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Acting Minister.
2015-2019 - Chief of State Security Service of the Rupublic of Azerbaijan.
20 June 2019 - Based on the Order of the President of Azerbaijan Republic he was appointed as a Minister of Defence Industry of Azerbaijan Republic.

Language skills:
Russian, English, German and Turkish.

Marital status:
He is married and has four children.

Awards:
By the Decree of the President of Azerbaijan Republic he was awarded the “National Hero of Azerbaijan” in 1995.
By the Orders of the President of Azerbaijan Republic, in 2014 and in 2018, he was awarded the orders 3rd grade “Services for Motherland” and 2nd grade “Services for Motherland” accordingly.

He was twice wounded in the line of duty.

The ranks awarded by the Orders of the President of Azerbaijan Republic:
2005 - Major General of police.
2012 - Lieutenant General of justice.
2018 - Colonel General.