Born on November 21, 1961 in the city of Shymkent, South-Kazakhstan region.
A graduate of the secondary school № 1 of Shymkent city (1978);
In 1985, he graduated from the I.I. Mechnikov St. Petersburg State Medical Academy with a degree in health care organization and management;
In 2003, he completed extramural studies at the T. Ryskulov Kazakh Institute of Economics in Almaty majoring in public administration;
In 2004, he successfully completed the specialized training course "Master of Petroleum Businesses" at Eni Corporate University in Milan, Italy;
In 2005, he graduated from the Diplomatic Academy of the Eurasian National University in Astana, qualification - International Relations.
In 1990-2000, he worked in international organizations (WHO), representative offices of foreign companies and other business entities, and managed a number of industrial enterprises;
From January 2002 onwards, he held various positions in “National Company “Transport of Oil and Gas” JSC and later in “National Company “KazMunayGas” JSC;
Until 2003, he worked as the Executive Director for Transport Infrastructure and Service Projects of “NC “KazMunayGas” JSC;
In 2003-2004 - General Director of “Trade House “KazMunayGas” CJSC;
In 2004-2005 - General Director of “KazRosGas” JSC;
From June to December 2005 – Chief of Staff of “NC “KazMunayGas” JSC;
In December 2005, he was appointed General Director of the Union of Legal Entities “Kazakhstan Association of Oil-Gas and Energy Sector Organizations “KAZENERGY”;
From November 2012 till present - Vice Chairman of the Union of Legal Entities “Kazakhstan Association of Oil-Gas and Energy Sector Organizations “KAZENERGY”;
From October 2015 till present – Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Mediker LLP;
From May 2016 till present - Chairman of the Committee of the Pharmaceutical and Medical Industry and Health Care Services of the Presidium of NCE RK “Atameken”
International and public activities
From 2013 - Co-Chair of the Kazakh-Hungarian Business Council;
From 2013 to 2014 - Deputy Chairman of the Energy Charter Conference;
From March 2015 – Special Envoy of the Energy Charter Secretary General;
From 2016 – Honorary Consul of Hungary in the Republic of Kazakhstan;
From July 2017 – Vice President for Marketing and Member of the Executive Committee of the World Petroleum Council (WPC);
Member of the Executive Committee of the Kazakhstan Boxing Federation;
Member of the Council of the Kazakhstan Golf Federation;
Member of the Board of Trustees at the A. Kasteyev State Museum of Arts.
“Kurmet” Order (2010)
“Parasat” Order (2015)
“Knight's Cross” Order of Merit (Hungary) (2017)
Medal “10th Anniversary of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan” (2005)
Medal “10th Anniversary of Astana” (2008)
1st Degree Medal “Atameken” (2009)
Medal “20th Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan” (2011)
Medal “10th Anniversary of KAZENERGY” (2015)
Speaks Kazakh, Russian and English.
Married and has four children.