On April 10, 2012, President Ilham Aliyev of the Republic 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, he 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 served at the country's Embassies in Austria (2000-03) and Germany (2005-08), as well as in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baku.
ration in Kosovo) was published in Berlin in 2007.
The Consul General holds the diplomatic rank of Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of First Class.