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Abat Akmukanovich Nurseitov, Managing Director for Oil and Gas Production at NC «KazMunayGas» passed away

On 12 October 2019, at the age of 56, Abat Akmukanovich Nurseitov, the Managing Director for Oil and Gas Production at the National Company KazMunayGas died prematurely.

Abat Akmukanovich was born on 13 May 1963 in the Atyrau province. In 1986 he graduated from the Kazakh Polytechnic Institute. Having started his career as a blue-collar worker, he achieved great success in his career in the oil and gas industry.

Having devoted his life to the oil and gas industry of Kazakhstan, he held senior positions in such companies as Kumkol Lukoil, Turgai Petroleum, LUKOIL, KazMunaiGas Exploration and Production, Samruk Kazyna, NC KazMunayGas.

For his contribution to the growth of the country, he was awarded the Kurmet order, medals for 20-th anniversary of Kazakhstan Republic, 100-th anniversary of Kazakh oil and 120-th anniversary of Kazakh oil.

Abat Akmukanovich was always industrious, kind, competent and dedicated to his work. He was an example of openness, reliability and high professionalism. We express our deepest condolences to the family and friends in connection with his untimely death.


The team of NC «KazMunayGas»