Business Council

The mission of the Business Council is to contribute to the development of international education at the SEM and to provide students with relevant knowledge and skills demanded by the labor market

The main objectives of the Business Council are:
Assisting in the implementation of the SEM strategy
Assistance in the employment of graduates
Analysis of educational programs and making recommendations
Сouncil members
Zauresh Kumarbekova

HRD «Imstalcon» JSC– Chairman of the Business Council

Yernur Rysmagambetov

Chairman of the AIFC Authority Management Board, CFA Charterholder

Vadim Bozhenik

Head of CIMA Eurasia

Dauren Akshalov

Head of the Compliance Service of «Samruk-Kazyna» JSC

Kairat Turmagambetov

Managing Director for Development, Member of the Management Board of KASE

Rustam Abdussalamov

DBA, MPA, MA, CIB, IPMA|D, entrepreneur

Yelena Lichman

HR coach, over 15 years in international companies

Yevgeniya Rossova 

CIA, CRMA, MBA, professional in the field of Compliance and internal audit

Ainur Amanzholova

MBA, SPHRi, member of theCIPD association, HRD «Kazakhstan sustainability fund» JSC

Lyailya Akprazhieva 

General director «Corteva Agriscience Kazakhstan» (prev. - Dupont Kazakhstan) LLP

2021 – 2025 RESOLUTION
  1. Strengthening teaching in English
  2. Development of double degree programs
  3. Accreditation of programs with professional certifications
  4. Creation of joint business projects
  5. International accreditation