Mr. Azad Rahimov was born in October 10, 1964, in Baku. In 1986 he graduated from the Azerbaijan University of Languages. In 1987-1989 he has been the head the department of the Khatai district Committee of the Youth Union (Komsomol) of Azerbaijan and in 1989-1990 the head the Khatai district Committee of the Youth Union (Komsomol) of Azerbaijan. In 1994-1998 he has been the chief director of “Ros-IMESKO” LLC and from 1998 till February 7, 2006 the chief director of “Italdizayn” Closed Joint Stock Company. During 2005 – 2006 was at the position of President of the Azerbaijan Dance Sport Federation. Between 2013 – 2015 was the CEO of the First European Games “Baku 2015”. Since 2006 Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan Republic and Vice-president of the National Olympic Committee.