Nijat Rahimov

Audit Manager

Nijat Rahimov, a seasoned Audit Manager at Baker Tilly Audit Azerbaijan, brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our team. His journey in the audit sector began in 2008 when he graduated from Khazar University with a bachelor's degree in Accounting and Auditing. In July 2008, he took his first steps in the field by joining Moore Stephens Azerbaijan audit firm. In 2011, Nijat joined Baker Tilly Audit Azerbaijan, making a significant move in his career from Moore Stephens Azerbaijan, where he had dedicated three years of service. Nijat's extensive experience in the audit sector encompasses a wide range of projects, including IFRS audits of both consolidated and individual financial statements, audits in the banking and industrial sectors, and special-purpose financial statement audits related to World Bank projects. In his role, Nijat takes on various responsibilities such as managing auditing projects, assigning staff to clients, ensuring projects are completed to the highest standards, and adhering to policies, procedures, and industry standards. He also excels in preparing and presenting audit reports, along with providing valuable recommendations for addressing any identified weaknesses. Nijat has played a pivotal role in numerous projects with a diverse clientele, including organizations such as Azerbaijan Mortgage and Credit Guarantee Fund, Azerbaijan Railways, Azerbaijan Industry Group, Global Energy Azerbaijan Holding, Halliburton International Inc., Mirlex Trading LLC, Parabank, AA Service, Atlantic Waste Solution, Kredaqro, Nikoilbank, Union National Development Project (Azerbaijan), World Bank projects, Asian Development Bank projects, Kyrgyzstan Republic’s Community Development and Investment Agency, and Kyrgyzstan Ministry of Health Project Bishkek. Nijat Rahimov's role as Audit Manager at Baker Tilly Azerbaijan has given him extensive exposure to audit and assurance engagements, as well as review and compilation engagements. His expertise extends across various regions, particularly in CIS countries, notably Kyrgyzstan. Nijat's in-depth knowledge of IFRS and IPSAS audits spans the banking, leasing, industrial, government, and World Bank project sectors. His commitment to excellence and vast experience make him an invaluable asset to our team.