Yusif Jabbarov has 20 years of successful track record in various industries, including leadership and executive management roles in oil and gas, telecommunications and financial institutions.

Yusif Jabbarov
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vodafone Ukraine, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bakcell

Yusif Jabbarov has 20 years of successful track record in various industries, including leadership and executive management roles in oil and gas, telecommunications and financial institutions.

Mr. Jabbarov is the CEO of NEQSOL Holding. Prior to this, he had served as the Head of the Shareholder’s Office since 2015. By bringing his leadership expertise to the strategic management and corporate governance, he led the group's reorganization and transformation into NEQSOL Holding. He is also in charge of the group’s strategy, merger & acquisitions, and business portfolio management.

Yusif Jabbarov is a Member of the Boards of Directors at various companies within the holding. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Vodafone Ukraine, the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors at Bakcell, and the Member of the Boards of Directors at the UK-based oil groups Nobel Upstream and Nobel Oil Services, and Norm, the largest cement producer in the South Caucasus.

Mr. Jabbarov joined the group in 2013 as the Deputy General Manager and Chief Financial Officer at Nobel Oil group of companies in the oil industry and led its reorganization project into the two UK-registered groups - Nobel Oil Services and Nobel Upstream.

Yusif Jabbarov served in the financial industry from 2000 to 2013. He had worked as the Vice-Chairman of the Executive Board at one of the leading commercial banks of Azerbaijan since 2007 and was in charge of strategy, marketing and major reorganization projects.

He successfully completed one-year executive education (PLD - Strategic Management) at Harvard Business School in 2012.  Mr. Jabbarov obtained an MBA degree from Birmingham Business School in 2007 and a bachelor’s degree in economics and finance from UNEC in 2002.

His hobbies include reading, traveling and sports. He also takes an active part in the development of Azerbaijan Professional Boxing Federation.