He was born in 1978 in Imishli.
In 2002 he graduated from Administrative Management faculty of Qafqaz University with Bachelor and Master Degrees in State and Local-Government Management.
In 2001-2009 worked at various senior positions in private sector.
In 2009-2013 he was Deputy Director of Unified Management of Solid Household Waste Project at the Ministry of Economic Development; in 2013-2018 was Deputy Chief of Department of Cooperation with International Organizations at the Ministry of Economy.
Before his current tenure Vusal Nasirli served as a Counselor of the Minister of Labour and Social Protection of Population.
Married, has two children.