KazMunayGas appoints Deputy CEO
On 21 January 2020 Dastan Abdulgafarov was appointed Deputy CEO for Strategy, Investment and Business Development of JSC NC “KazMunayGas”. He will be in charge of implementing KMG's Development Strategy, forming and following up on the business plan, efficient management of the investment project portfolio, conducting transactions for acquisition of new assets and expanding the existing business areas of the national company. Earlier Dastan Abdulgafarov held the position of Chief of Staff – Development Managing Director of KazMunayGas.
The new organizational structure, approved by the resolution of the Board of Directors of 23 December 2019, is to improve the efficiency of the corporate governance and strengthen the strategic problem-solving activities of the national company.
Dastan Abdulgafarov – holds a legal and economic college degree, and an Executive MBA from the Skolkovo Moscow School of Management.
He has been working in the KazMunayGas group for over 17 years. Over the years, he has held the positions of the Director of the New Project Development Department of KazMunayTeniz OOC JSC, Business Development Managing Director, Deputy CEO for Economy and Finance of KazMunaiGas Exploration Production JSC.