Deputy Prime-Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan
In 1993 has graduated from Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov, specialty – mathematician. In 1996 he graduated from Market Institute of Kazakh Management Academy, National School of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In 1998, Georgetown University of Washington, the United States of America. He began working in 1993 as a graduate student, assistant to the Kazakh State University named after Al-Farabi. In 1996 he worked as Senior expert of the Supreme Economic Council under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan In 1997 he took the position of Deputy Director, Director of Department at the Agency for Strategic Planning. In 1998 was appointed Head of Social and Economic Department of the Administration of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In 1999 - 2001 served as Chairman of the Agency for Strategic Planning, In 2001 - 2002 - First Vice-Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan. From 2002 to 2006 served as Minister of Economy and Budget Planning of the Republic of Kazakhstan. From 2006 to 2008 served as CEO of Kazyna Sustainable Development Fund. From January to October 2008 served as Head of Administration of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. October 2008 – April 2011 - CEO of the Sovereign Wealth Fund “Samruk-Kazyna” JSC. Since January 2012 he is Deputy Prime-Minister.