A former Prime Minister of Kazakhstan and a Chairman of the National Security Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan
He graduated from the University of Narxoz in 1995; the major is Finance and Credit.
Over the years, he served as the Minister of Transport and Communications, a Deputy of the Prime Minister, Assistant to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Acting Secretary of State of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
One of the main achievements of Mr. Masimov as the prime minister is the introduction of e-government system, the work on improving the efficiency of the public service of citizens of Kazakhstan.
A Politician, a former Minister of Education and Science
He graduated from the University of Narxoz in 1996; the major is International Economic Relations.
Aslan Sarinzhipov began his career as the administrative assistant of the Executive Committee of Interstate Council for Central Asia. In 1997, he joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, a year later he served as the Diplomatic Attaché on Economic issues of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the United States. Between 2002 and 2007, he was World Bank project coordinator for Central Asia in the sphere of infrastructure, financial markets and education. From 2009 to 2013, he served as the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He is currently the President of "Nazarbayev Fund" and a Member of the Board of Trustees of the "Nazarbayev University".
An Entrepreneur and a venture investor
He graduated from the University of Narxoz in 2002; the major is Economics (Master’s degree).
Kenges Rakishev takes the Top 7 spot in Forbes Kazakhstan annual ranking "The 50 richest people in Kazakhstan" with a capital of $ 718 million and Top 5 spot out of 50 influential businessmen in Kazakhstan, according to Forbes Kazakhstan annual ranking "The top 50 most influential businessmen in Kazakhstan".
Mr. Rakishev is the chairman of the Board of Directors of the largest Kazakh commercial bank - JSC "Kazkommertsbank", the chairman of the Board of Directors of Industrial Holding of the SAT & Company and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Net Element, the first American company with the Kazakhstani capital, which is participated in the high-tech stock exchange NASDAQ.
Kenges is the member of directors' board and the strategic partner of one of the biggest Russian venture funds Fastlane Ventures and he is one of the founders of the global venture fund SingulariTeam, which focuses on the startups and breakthrough technologies in the robotic industry.
Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan.
He graduated the University of Narxoz with honour in 1996; the major is Economics (specializing in Organization of Banking System).
In his 19 years, Mr. Akishev as a student of Narxoz University became the leading economist of the Central Asian Stock Exchange. During 1996–2003, he occupied different positions at the Research & Statistics Department of the National Bank of Kazakhstan, and during 2003–2007, he headed that Department. From 2007 to 2014, D.Akishev was appointed a Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan. In 2015, D.Akishev temporarily worked as an Assistant to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
He graduated from the University of Narxoz in 1975; the major is Economics.
Musin began his career as the governor of Aktobe, later of Atyrau province. Over the years, he served as Minister of Economy and Budget Planning of Kazakhstan. Musin is the former Speaker of Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan. He was appointed the Head of the Presidential Administration, as well as the Chairman of the Accounts Committee for Control over Execution of the Republican Budget.
Politician, former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Graduated from the University of Narxoz in 1981; the major is Economics.
Mr. Tazhin held the position of State Advisor to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He was also Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs and the head of the National Security Committee. He was the first deputy of the head of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan, State Secretary of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He is currently the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Russia.