Kanat Bozumbayev

Minister of Energy

Kazakhstan

He was born on January 8, 1969.

In 1993 he graduated from Kazakh State Academy of Management, department – “Economic and social planning”.

He is honored power engineering specialist of the CIS.

From July, 1993 to September, 1997 – government agencies and private companies.

From September, 1997 to November, 1997 – head of the department of regional policy in the Ministry of Economy and Trade of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

From November,1997 to September,1998 – head of the consolidated financial department, vice-president of economic problems in “National Oil Transportation Company “KazTransOil” JSC.

From September,1998 to February, 2001 – director of the department of oil and gas, vice minister in the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Trade of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

From February,2001 to May,2001 – first vice-president in “Kazakhstan Company on Management of Electric Networks” JSC.

From May, 2001 to August, 2007 – president in “Kazakhstan Company on Management of Electric Networks” JSC.

From August, 2007 to October, 2008 – director in “Kazakhstan Holding for Management of State Assets “Samruk” JSC.

From October, 2008 – president in “Kazakhstan Company on Management of Electric Networks” JSC.

In November, 2009 – akim of Zhambyl region, since December, 20, 2013 – akim of Pavlodar region.

Since March, 25, 2016 – Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan.