NATIONAL DAY: 28 May
Consul General of Azerbaijan
11766 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1410
Los Angeles, California 90025-6577
Consul General Nasimi Aghayev
(Mrs. Lala Aghayeva ) (April 10, 2012)
On April 10, 2012, President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan appointed
Nasimi Aghayev as Consul General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles with
a consular district that includes California and other 12 Western
U.S. states. Prior to that, Aghayev was counselor for political and
public affairs at the embassy of Azerbaijan in Washington, D.C.
Joining Azerbaijan's diplomatic service in 1999, the Consul General
also worked at the country's embassies in Austria (2000-03) and
Germany (2005-08), as well as in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baku.
Aghayev holds Master of European Law (LL.M.) degree from the
Europa-Institute of the Saarland University, Germany, and B.A.
and M.A. degrees in International Relations from the Baku State
University, Azerbaijan. He was also trained at the Vienna Diplomatic
Academy in Austria. His book "Humanitare Intervention und
Volkerrecht: der NATO-Einsatz im Kosovo" (Humanitarian Intervention
and International Law: NATO operation in Kosovo) was published
in Berlin in 2007.
Aghayev is fluent in English, French, German, Russian, Spanish,
He holds the diplomatic rank of Envoy Extraordinary and
Plenipotentiary of First Class
Vice consul Ramil Gurbanov
(Mrs. Aysel Jafarova)
Vice Consul Orkhan Rustamli
(Mrs. Ayla Rustamli)
Consular officer Farid Musayev
Does U.S. Citizen need Visa? Yes
Passport issued location: Azerbaijan
Visa issued location: Los Angeles