Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Born in 1957. Alumnus of the Kazakh Agriculture Institute. PhD in economics.
Following graduation was involved in scientific research.
Held positions of a National Bank Department Vice Head, Vice Minister of Labor and Social Protection, First Vice Minister of Finance, Vice Minister of Internal Affairs, Vice Chairman of the National Bank, Chairman of the Agency for Supervision over Financial Market and Financial Institutions. Before being appointed Finance Minister in November 2007 he served as Vice Chairman of the Executive Board of the Eurasian Bank for Development.
In November 2007, he was appointed the Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan.
Source: Prime Minister’s website