GF 2017 Experts

Assylbek Kozhakhmetov

Assylbek Kozhakhmetov

President, Almaty Management University


Founder, Director General, Almaty School of Management (in 1998, reorganized into the International Academy of Business, one of the best higher education institution).

From 2008 until now, he has been Rector President of the International Academy of Business.

In 2007, he became Chair of the Shanyrak Republican Public Association.

Deputy Chair of the Almaty Public Council for Reviewing and Resolution of Social Conflicts (together with NUR-OTAN). Deputy Chair of the municipal Public Council for Cooperation with Non-Goernmental Organizations.

Member of the Republican Public Council for Supervision of Expenditure of Public Funds under the Kazakhstan Government Anti-Crisis Program, Experts Council for Public Service Improvement of the Kazakhstan Agency for Public Service.

In 1980, he graduated from the Kazakh Kirov State University cum laude. In 2010, he finished his second higher education in law.

DBA of the Higher School of Economics in Moscow.

Authored more than 50 reaseach articles for development of management and education.
Awarded with the medal for excellency in education of the Ministry of Education and Science, medal of the Bayan-Ölgii Province (Mongolia), Torch of Birmingham (People to People International, US), 20 Years of Independence medal by decree of the President of Kazakhstan.