Dr. Fuad Aliyev received his PhD in Economics from Azerbaijan State Economic University in 2011. He holds MA degree in Political Science from Central European University, Hungary. Dr. Aliyev was Hubert Humphrey fellow in Public Policy in 2005/2005 at the University of North Carolina / Chapel Hill, as well as Fulbright Scholar at Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in 2011/2012. He currently works as head of International Cooperation Department at Financial Monitoring Service under the Central bank of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Dr. Aliyev is also certified anti-money laundering specialist by ACAMS since 2013.