Creative, technical and other important issues of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company are discussed by the Board of Directors:
Director General : Jamil Guliyev Elshad
Jamil Guliyev was born in Baku in 1963. Having graduated from the faculty of film director at All-Union State Institute of Cinematography in 1984 in Moscow, he started working as production director at "Azerbaijanfilm" cinema studio and directed a number of documentary and feature films. These films participated in international festivals in France, Sweden, Turkey, Russia, Georgia, Czech Republic, Romania and other countries.
He began his pedagogical career at Azerbaijan State Culture and Art University in 1987. He headed "Film and Television Art" chair from 1998 to 2006 and became associate professor at the same university. He is still the associate professor of the university.
He chaired International Audiovisual Festival in 2000-2005.
He was Director of Azerbaijan State Film Foundation in 2006-2013 and Director-General of Culture TV of Azerbaijan in 2011-2013.
He is an academician and member of the following institutions:
- International Cinematography Confederation since 1990,
- Azerbaijan Journalists' Union since 1996
- International Council of Museums since 2009
- International Academy of Television and Radio since 2010
He was awarded Humay prize in 1998 and Zirve prize in 2010, the title of Honored Art Figure of Azerbaijan was conferred on him in 2005 and the title of Honored Culture Figure of Azerbaijan in 2013.
He is Executive Secretary of Azerbaijan's Union of Cinematographers. Jamil Guliyev was appointed as Director General of Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company on April 23 in 2013.
Shaig Mammad oglu Mammadov
Shaig Mammadov is Deputy Director-General for Information and Socio-Political Programmes of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. He was born in Mughanli village of Sharur region, Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, Azerbaijan in 1980. He earned his Bachelor's Degree in Simultaneous Interpretation from Azerbaijan University of Languages and studied Law at Nakhchivan State University. He was Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Socio-Political Programmes Department at Azerbaijan Television and Radio Broadcasting Closed Joint-Stock Company, Editor-in-Chief of the International Programmes Department, author and presenter of the “Week” Analytical-Information Programme in English.
He was awarded the honorary diploma of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Nazim Mursalov is Deputy Director General of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company.
He graduated from Azerbaijan Institute of Construction Engineers. He worked at production and technical spheres at Azerbaijan Television for 22 years. He was department, unit and complex chief at different times.
Ali Abas Guliyev
Ali Abas Guliyev is Deputy Director General of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. He graduated from Azerbaijan Pedagogical Institute of the Russian Language and Literature named after M. F. Akhundov. Guliyev worked at the Azerbaijan State Television.
Zaur Huseynzadeh is Union of Technological Production Director of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company.
He graduated from Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction.
He was , deputy chief of studio and studio chief at the Azerbaijan State Television.
Abbas Rustamov is Director of Programs at Public Television. He studied journalism at Azerbaijan State University.He worked as a junior editor, editor-in-chief at "Sociological researches and letters" main office, deputy director of "Foreign relations and commercial center", head of Advertising and announcements", deputy director of programs both for television and radio at Azerbaijan State Television.
He was head of "Miraj-media" Azerbaijan-British Advertising Company.
He is a member of Azerbaijan Union of Journalists, Republic Advertising Union and International Advertising Association.
Aygul Mammadova is Program Director at the Public Radio.
She graduated from the faculty of journalism of Baku State University.
She held various posts at Azerbaijan Television and Radio Broadcasting Closed Joint-Stock Company.
Telman Nazarli is Director for Information Department of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. He earned his Bachelor's Degree from Azerbaijan University of Languages. He worked at the Azerbaijan State Publishing House , at various positions at Azerbaijan Translation Center and Deputy Director-General for “Khazar” journal. He has continued his career at Azerbaijan State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company since 1992. After working at “Azerbaijan” news in 2007-2015, returned back Azerbaijan State Television and Radio Broadcasting Closed Joint-Stock Company in 2015. He also worked as Director General at the head office of “Military patriotism” of AzTV.
Anar Yusifoglu (Yusifzade)
Anar Yusifoglu is Director of Socio-Political Department of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. He graduated from Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University. He worked as a reporter and department chief in the country's private television ANS TV and parliamentary correspondent for the newspaper "525-ci qəzet". He was a deputy chief and chief of the News Department and hosted the television talk-show "Contact". He has been working at the Public TV since 2005. He presented "Gerceyin Ozu" and Yekun, the first programs of the television. He is the author of a numerous programs and documentary films such as "Bizim Tarix”, “Zamanın sınaq you”, “Tarixi yaradanlar”, “Əsrin facəsi: Xocalı”, ”Qan yaddaşı: Ağdam”, ”Soy qırım”, “Fenomen” and so on. He is currently presenting the talk-show "Actual". He was awarded the "Traggi" medal under the order issued by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
Rajabov Rauf Alihaydar
Director of Charchi Film Production of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. He graduated from the Baku Institute of Social Management and Political Science. He has a degree in Political Sciences. He took various posts at the Azerbaijan State Television and Radio Company in 1993-2005. During this period, he worked as a correspondent for the News Department. From 1993 to 2003, he worked as a commentator, a department chief and a deputy editor-in-chief at "Morning" musical-information program. In 1995, he prepared and presented the program "Kriminalxronika" (Criminal Chronicle) at Azerbaijan Television. In 1996, he was an author of the program "Azərbaycan Bugun" (Azerbaijan Today) at the Turkish Channel of TRT. He is a screenwriter of several telefilms, including a documentary film "Terror". He chaired the Department of Programs for Minorities at the Piblic Television in 2005-2011. He was a deputy chief and editor-in-chief for "Jarchifilm"Production in 2011-2013. He served as director of the Morning Programs Department at the Public TV. In June, 2016 he was appointed director of News Department of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. Furthermore, he prepares and presents the program "Senedli Detektiv" ( Documentary Detective) at the Public TV.
Zaur Mahmudov is Director of Youth ,Science and Education Department at Public Television.
He graduated from Baku Institute of Social Management and Political Science . He worked as an officer Military Lyceum named after J.Nakhchivanski.
He has been working at Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company since 2006.
He is the Director of the Department of Morning Programs of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company.
He graduated from Azerbaijan University of Cooperation. He started his career at Azerbaijan Television ad Radio Programs Closed JSC as a correspondent at the "News" information programs studio, then continued as a presenter. He was also the presenter and deputy editor-in-chief of "Morning" information and entertainment program.
Abdullayev Natig Bilal
Born in 1970. Studied at Baku State University from 1987 to 1982. He received his postgraduate degree from the Institute of Economy of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences in 1995. He was awarded a PhD in economics. He began his career in Azertag (Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency). Worked as a correspondent, an editor and an adviser director general. In 1995, he was invited to work in Azerbaijan State Television. He worked in different positions at "News" editorial office in Azerbaijan State Television in 1995-2005. Since 2005, he has chaired three departments: "Youth and Sport, "Jarchi" News, and Music, Literary and Entertaining Programs. He instituted "Hazz", the journalistic, literary and entertaining magazine in 2011. He is currently the director of the Department of Music, Literary and Entertaining Programs of the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. Awarded the title "Honored Journalist". He is married and father of two.
Mammadbaghir Akhundov is Director of Cinema and Dubbing Department of Public Television.
He studied journalism at Baku State University. He has long experience working in the Azerbaijan State Television and Radio Broadcasting Committee.
He has been working at the Public Television since 2005.
Imir Mammadov is Director of Literature and Art Department of Public Radio.
He studied in the faculty of philology at Tiflis State University.
He is writer, Georgia State Award winner and Cavalier of Honoer. He worked as journalist in Georgia State Committee for Television and Radio Broadcasting .
He is member of the Union of Writer of Azerbaijan Republic.
He is member of Coordination Council of World Azerbaijanis.
Sevil Alakbarova is Director of Music and Entertainment programs department at Public Radio.
She graduated from Azerbaijan State Conservatory named after Uzeyir Hajibayov.
He has been honored as national music “Thousand and One Song” , “Azerbaijani Culture masterpieces propagandists and national –patriotic honorary diploma “Be Political”.
Mehman Baghirov is Director of Enlightenment programs Department of Public Radio .
He worked as reporter at “Azerbaijani Youth”, “Justice”, “Nakhchivan” newspapers . He worked as chief editor at “Azerbaijani Youth” newspaper from 1996 untill 2005.
She is the Chief of Announcement Department of Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company.
She graduated in the faculty of Journalistic at Baku State University. She was winner of Hasan Bay Zardabi award. She has worked at Azerbaijan State Television, Space Television and Internews –Azerbaijan company. She is the author's PhD thesis for improving the social and psychological factors in the rating of the television channel.