Arif Javanshir oglu Valimammadov was born in Baku in 1969.
In 1994 graduated from the Azerbaijan State University of Economics with Finance degree.
Started his career in 1986 in Baku, in 1986-87 worked as a controller in Baku in Deposit Office.
In 1989-1991 worked as an inspector in Insurance Inspection of Baku
In 1991-2002 worked as a tax inspector in the Tax Department
In 2008-2018 worked at the National Fund for Entrepreneurship Support as a head of division, department director and Deputy Chairman.
In 2018 was appointed to the Entrepreneurship Development Fund as a Deputy Chairman
Was awarded with the medal “For Distinction in Public Service’’. Holding the rank of junior civil service adviser.
Married and has 3 children.