The Management Council of the Astana International Financial Centre is a permanent collective body headed by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Council is the supreme governing body of the AIFC.

Its main responsibilities include identifying strategic growth areas for the AIFC and facilitating a favourable environment for its development as a world-class international financial services centre. The involvement of Kazakhstan’s President and senior officials of government institutions is indicative of the importance placed on the AIFC by the Republic of Kazakhstan and serves to ensure complete government support at every level.

And participation by representatives of major international financial corporations and the region’s leaders in business innovation delivers a professional approach to managing AIFC and identifying prospects for its continued development.

 

Qasym-Jomart Toqayev

Qasym-Jomart Toqayev

President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Askar Mamin

Askar Mamin

Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Alikhan Smailov

Alikhan Smailov

Minister of Finance
Ruslan Dalenov

Ruslan Dalenov

Minister of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Erbolat Dosaev

Erbolat Dosaev

Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan
Kairat Kelimbetov
Kairat Kelimbetov

Kairat Kelimbetov

Governor of Astana International Financial Centre
Jacob Frenkel

Jacob Frenkel

Chairman of JPMorgan Chase International
Bandar Hajjar
Bandar Hajjar

Bandar Hajjar

President of the Islamic Development Bank Group
Suma Chakrabarti

Suma Chakrabarti

President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Herman Gref

Herman Gref

CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of the Sberbank of Russia
Arkady Volozh

Arkady Volozh

Co-founder and CEO of Yandex
Julie Monaco
Julie Monaco

Julie Monaco

Global Head of Citi’s Public Sector Group in the Corporate and Investment Banking division of Citi’s Institutional Clients Group
Nurlan Kussainov
Nurlan Kussainov

Nurlan Kussainov

CEO
Kairat Aitekenov
Kairat Aitekenov

Kairat Aitekenov

First Deputy Chairman of the Management Board
Marat Aitenov
Marat Aitenov

Marat Aitenov

First Deputy Chairman of the Management Board
Rysmagambetov Yernur
Rysmagambetov Yernur

Rysmagambetov Yernur

Deputy Chairman of the Management Board
Temirlan Mukhanbetzhanov
Temirlan Mukhanbetzhanov

Temirlan Mukhanbetzhanov

Deputy Chairman of the Management Board
Baur Bektemirov
Baur Bektemirov

Baur Bektemirov

Chief Economist
Nurlan Dutbayev
Nurlan Dutbayev

Nurlan Dutbayev

Chief International Officer
Kairat Kaliyev
Kairat Kaliyev

Kairat Kaliyev

Chief Development Officer
Assel Zhanassova
Assel Zhanassova

Assel Zhanassova

Managing Director
Aidar Kazybayev
Aidar Kazybayev

Aidar Kazybayev

Managing Director

The AIFC Authority is responsible for the administrative support of the AIFC’s bodies, its participants and employees. The AIFC Authority Management Board manages of the day-to-day activities of the AIFC Authority.

The governing body of the AIFC Authority is the Board of Directors. More than a half of its members are independent directors, which helps ensure the impartiality and integrity of the Board’s decisions.

Ensuring strict compliance with AIFC’s laws, providing maximum comfort to, and facilitating the business productivity of its participants are key criteria of success for the AIFC Authority’s activities.

 

Kairat Kelimbetov
Kairat Kelimbetov

Kairat Kelimbetov

Chairman
Nurlan Kussainov
Nurlan Kussainov

Nurlan Kussainov

Member
Kuat Kozhakhmetov

Kuat Kozhakhmetov

Non-executive member
Kuanyshbek Yessekeyev

Kuanyshbek Yessekeyev

Non-executive member
Rumil Taufikov

Rumil Taufikov

Independent non-executive director
Dr. Antonio Riera

Dr. Antonio Riera

Independent non-executive director
Ulf Wokurka
Ulf Wokurka

Ulf Wokurka

Independent non-executive director
Devon Archer

Devon Archer

Independent non-executive director
Prasad Bhamre

Prasad Bhamre

Independent non-executive director