Corporate Secretary

Corporate Secretary is a person who maintains regular communication between KMG and its shareholders; between shareholders and the Board of Directors; between Internal Audit function, the Management Board and any other body within KMG; and between KMG and its key subsidiaries and affiliates. The principal duties of a Corporate Secretary are to assist to the Board of Directors and shareholders in making corporate decisions in time and to quality needed; to act as an advisor to members of the Board of Directors on any matter within their remit and on applicability of provisions of the KMG Corporate Governance Code, and to oversee the implementation of the KMG Corporate Governance Code. A Corporate Secretary is responsible for improvement of corporate governance within KMG and its subsidiaries and affiliates.”. A Corporate Secretary is an officer of the Company who is independent and reports to the Board of Directors. The Corporate Secretary of KMG is Damir V. Sharipov who took office on 5 January 2015.

From February 1, 2019, the Corporate Secretary was elected as a member to the Committee of Corporate Secretaries of the National Council on Corporate Governance at the Presidium of the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Atameken”.

Nationality: Republic of Kazakhstan

Date of birth: 22 January 1980

Education: Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, International Relations Faculty, majored in international law. The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Master of Business Administration (MBA) program, majored in Management. He is a certified Corporate Secretary. Certified trainer for corporate secretaries in corporate governance. He is an incumbent trainer at Samruk Kazyna Corporate University, a private foundation.


Employment history: Between 2001 and 2007 he held various jobs in Tengiz field in Atyrau Province. Between 2007 and 2012 he served in different capacities at Development Bank of Kazakhstan, a stock company. Between 2012 and 2014 he served in different capacities at JSC NC “KazMunayGas” and “KazTransGas”. Since 5 January 2015 he has been Corporate Secretary at JSC NC “KazMunayGas”.

Contact details: 8, D.Kunayev street, 010000, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Phone number: +7 (7172) 78 65 25