Aykhan is Baku-based policy analyst. He believes that dissemination of classical liberal ideas is very important for finding solutions to problems both on individual and public policy levels in transitional countries. Aykhan works with various local think-tanks, in particular, the Free Minds Association, and lectures on Fundamentals of Economic Development in order to influence diverse stakeholders of the society. Aykhan holds MA degree in Public Policy from the Central European University, Budapest, and BA in International Relations from Eastern Mediterranean University in North Cyprus, Famagusta and has completed Atlas Network's TTMBA program.