Ilgar Mehti is a founder and director of EKVITA LLC – a full-service consulting company providing legal and tax advisory, accounting support and management consulting services.
Prior to founding EKVITA, Ilgar worked for about 10 years in BP Azerbaijan, initially as a senior specialist on contracts, lately as a lead lawyer on the giant Shah Deniz gas project.
Ilgar also practiced as associate at BakerMckenzie’s Baku office.
Ilgar has both bachelor’s and master’s degree in law from Baku State University as well as an LLM degree (with honors) from Northwestern University based in Chicago, USA. He also has a Certificate in Business Administration from IE Business School (Spain) as well as Certificate on Advanced Project Management from Stanford University (USA).
He is fluent in English, Russian and Azeri languages.