Farhad Arif Garashov was born in 1986, in Baku city. He completed the faculty of International Economic Relations of Azerbaijan State University of Economics. He earned a Master's Degree on the specialty of International Trade at the same University. He obtained a second higher education on the faculty of Law at Baku State University. He received his Ph.D. degree on economics defending the doctoral thesis on the theme of “Priorities of formation of innovative and stable entrepreneurial environment in agrarian sphere”. He has MBA degree on the specialty of Business Administration of Anglia Ruskin University in England. He began his labor activity at International Bank of Azerbaijan. He worked in executive positions at Kapital Bank. He was elected to the position of Chief of Azerbaijan Pomegranate Producers and Exporters Association from August, 2017.