Minister of Education and Science
Bakytzhan T. Zhumagulov
Born August 18, 1953. Ethnic Kazakh.
Graduated from the S.M. Kirov Kazakh State University. Doctor of Engineering, Professor, Member of the Kazakh National Academy of Sciences. Awarded with the state prize for achievements in science and education.
Well-known scientist in calculus mathematics; development and application of information technology, mathematics modeling and mathematics methods in hydrodynamics and O&G practical tasks solving. Author of over 350 scholarly works and 7 monographies published in Kazakhstan and abroad.
Started his career as a researcher and teacher at the S.M. Kirov Kazakh State University. Was promoted from the assistant lecturer to professor, Department Chair, provost (1979 – 1991). Was appointed President of the National Engineering Academy of the Republic of Kazakhstan (1991).
Was First Vice Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, headed the Internal Policy Department at the Administration of the President, headed the Social and Culture Development Department at the Kazakhstan Government (2001-2005). In April 2005 was appointed Acting Chairman of the Otan political party. In 2005 headed Nazarbayev's presidential candidate staff in the run-up to the presidential elections. In June 2007 was appointed First Vice Chairman of the Nur Otan political party. August 18 was elected deputy, Vice President of the Kazakh Majilis (lower chamber), head of the Nur Otan fraction in the Majilis. In April 2008 appointed President of the Al Farabi Kazakh National University.
Awarded with the Parasat national order, Diploma of Merit issued by the Supreme Soviet of the Kazakh SSR, “Laborer of Honours” USSR medal, “Honorary Engineer of Kazakhstan” title.
For his contribution to international cooperation and active work to develop integration in realms of science and education he was awarded with a gold medal of the International Engineering Academy, with a decoration of the Federation of Engineering Institutions of Islamic Countries (FEIIC), and with the “Engineering glory” reward of the International Engineering Academy.
In May 2009 elected First Vice President of the Federation of Engineering Institutions of Islamic Countries (FEIIC) and in July elected President of the Turkish Mathematical Society.
Minister of Environment Protection
Kapparov Nurlan Zhambulovich
He was born in Almaty city on the 30th March, 1970.
Marital status: he is married. He has two children.
• Kazakh – native, Russian - Fluent, English – Fluent
• Almaty Technological Institute (1997), engineer-economist
• MPA degree from J.F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (2003)
• President of CJSC «Accept Corporation» (1991-1997);
• President of CJSC «KazTransOi»l (1997-1998);
• President of CJSC «KazakhOil» (1998-1999);
• Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan (1999-2001);
• Chairman of board of directors JSC «Kazinvestbank» (2003-2007);
• Chairman of board of directors JSC «Lancaster Group Kazakhstan» (2004-2012);
• Minister of Environmental Protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan (since 20.01.2012)
By Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan on January 20, 2012 № Nurlan Kapparov Dzhambulovich is appointed Minister of environment protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Minister of Agriculture
Born on September 17, 1968 in Shymkent, South Kazakhstan region. He graduated from the Kazakh State University named after Al-Farabi and the Kazakh State Academy of Management.
In 1998-1999 – Deputy chairman of the Kostanay regional committee on land resources management.
In 1999 – Deputy head of the Kostanay regional financial department.
In 1999-2000 – First deputy director of the Department of Finance of Kostanay region.
In 2000-2003 – Head of the Kostanay regional Treasury Department of the Ministry of Finance of Kazakhstan.
In 2003-2004 – Deputy Akim of Kostanay region.
In 2004-2006 – Deputy Mayor of Astana city.
In 2006-2007 – Deputy Akim of South Kazakhstan region.
In 2007-2008 – Deputy Head of the Prime Minister’s Office of Kazakhstan.
In 2008-2011 – Chairman of the board of “KazAgro” National Holding” JSC.
From April 2011 – Minister of Agriculture of Kazakhstan.
He was awarded “Kurmet” order.
Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Askar K. Zhumagaliev
Born in 1972. Graduated from Suvorov Military School in Sverdlovsk, Kazakh National Technical University, Kazakh Humanities and Law University, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne.
Started his career as Director of Zharyk LLP. Then was head of division, head of department and head of administration at the Ministry of Transport and Communications. Served as Vice Chairman and First Vice Chairman of the Agency for Informatization and Communications.
From October 2006 was President of KazakhTeecom National Telephone Network Operator.
In March 2010 he was appointed Minister of Communications and Information.
Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population
Born on January 15, 1977.
In 1998, he graduated from the Kazakhstan Institute of Law and International Relations with a degree in law.
In 2004, he graduated from the Karaganda Economic University with a degree in economics.
From 1998 till 2000 S.Abdenov worked as the senior specialist, head of the administration department for registration of regulatory legal acts at the Ministry of Justice of Kazakhstan .
In 2000-2003, he worked as the head of the department for legal expertise and the department for control and document flow at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan. He also worked as the deputy administrator of the office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan over this period.
In 2003-2004, he worked in commercial organizations.
Starting in 2004, he worked as the deputy director and then director of the labor and employment department of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population.
In November of 2007 he was appointed Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population of Kazakhstan.
On March 6, 2009, he was appointed Deputy Governor of East-Kazakhstan region.
On September 26, 2012, S. Abdenov was appointed Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population of Kazakhstan.
Minister of Finance
Bolat B. Zhamishev
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.
Vladimir K. Bozhko
Born in 1949. Graduated from the Kazakh Polytechnic Institute. PhD in law. Military rank - Lieutenant General.
After graduation worked at the Almaty electrotechnical plant. From 1976 served in the national security bodies, where he ascended from a detective to the first vice head of the National Security Committee. Before being appointed Emergency Minister in November 2007 he served as Vice Chairperson of the National Security Committee.
Minister of Economy and Budget Planning
Minister of Economy and Budget Planning Yerbolat Dossayev
Born in Almaty on May 21, 1970.
Y.Dossayev graduated from the Almaty Energy Institute, the Bauman Moscow State Technical University.
In 1997, he served as the Deputy CEO of “Bank Turan Alem” CJSC, CEO of“Bank Turan Alem” CJSC.
In 1998, he became Advisor to the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan.
In 1998, he was appointed the Deputy Minister of Energy, Industry and Trade of Kazakhstan.
In 2000, he held the post of the Deputy Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan.
In 2001, Dossayev became the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kazakhstan Development Bank.
In 2001-2003, he served as the Chairman of the Agency of Kazakhstan for Regulation of Natural Monopolies, Competition Protection and Small Business Support.
In 2003-2004, he held the post of the Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan, head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in Kazakhstan, member of the board of the National Bank of Kazakhstan.
In 2004-2006, he held the post of the Minister of Healthcare of Kazakhstan.
In 2006-2012, he was the Chairman of the Board of Directors of “KazInvestBank” JSC.
By the Decree of the President, Y.Dossayev was appointed Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Kazakhstan in September, 2012.
On January 16, 2012, by the Decree of the President, he was appointed Minister of Economy and Budget Planning.
Minister of Justice
Imashev Berik Mazhitovich
The Minister of Justice of Republic Kazakhstan.
It is appointed on January, 20th, 2012 by the Decree of the President of Republic Kazakhstan.
Was born on June, 7th, 1960, the Kazakh, higher education. Has ended the Moscow state university of M.V.Lomonosova. The jurist, the candidate of jurisprudence.
Worked as the assistant to the President of Republic Kazakhstan – the Secretary of Security council.
On November, 23rd, 2011 the Decree of the President of Republic Kazakhstan it is appointed by the Deputy of the Senate of Parliament of Republic Kazakhstan – the Chairman of Committee on the constitutional legislation, judicial system and to law enforcement bodies.
It is awarded with the «Құрмет», "Парасат", the Certificate of honor of Council MPA of the CIS, six medals.
Minister of Oil and Gas
Sauat M. Mynbayev
Born in 1962. Graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University. PhD in Economics.
Born in 1962. In 1985 he graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University as economist-cybernetist. PhD in economics. Started as a teacher then presided over national construction exchange “Kazakhstan”, then was first Deputy Chairman of the Board of joint-stock bank “Kazkommertsbank”. Was appointed Deputy Minister of Finance – Head of the Treasury; First Deputy Minister of Finance. Later appointed Minister of Finance. In 1999 – appointed Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration. From 1999 to 2001- Minister of Agriculture.
Starting from 2001 – President of Development Bank of Kazakhstan CJSC, In 2002-2003 Head of Caspian Industrial Financial Group Ltd. Starting from June 2003 – Deputy Prime-Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, starting from 2004 – Deputy Prime-Minister – Minister of Industry and Trade. Starting from February 2006 – Head of the Holding for Management of State Assets “Samruk”.
From August 2007 – Minster of Energy and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Since March 2010 - Minister of Oil and Gas.
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