A.S.Imanov was born in Jalilabad in 1940.
1946-1956 – Secondary school of Pokrovka (New Guneshli), Jalilabad
1960-1965 – Baku State University
2002 – PhD on Economics
2002 – Assistant Professor
1962 – Baku bread trade, seller
1963 – Store director
1965 – Food Trade Department of Yasamal district, store director
1968-1996 – Baku Office of Cultural and Household goods, forwarder, commodity researcher and senior commodity researcher
1997 – University of Business, senior teacher
1998-2013 – ASUE, scientist, teacher, senior teacher, assistant professor
A.Sh.Imanov is the author of about 86 scientific works, as well as 8 books, monograph, textbook and a training aid concerning the topical problems of the national economy.
He was awarded with the titles of the Soviet retailer and labor veteran by the decision Board of Azerbaijan Republic the Ministry of Trade in 1986.
He is the Laureate of the award Gizil Gelem (Golden Pen) and the member of the Writers’ Union.
A.Imanov is married, has 5 children.