Management Biographies

Arman Yessenzhulov
Arman Yessenzhulov
President of TNC Kazchrome JSC
Azamat Bektybaev
Azamat Bektybaev
Vice-President for Technical Development of TNC Kazchrome JSC
Serik Donbekbayev
Serik Donbekbayev
Vice-President for Financial and Economic Issues at TNC Kazchrome JSC
Venera Mukhamedzyanova
Venera Mukhamedzyanova
Vice-President for Staff and Social Affairs of TNC Kazchrome JSC
Isak Buitendag
Isak Buitendag
Vice-President for Production of TNC Kazchrome JSC
Sergei Petukhov
Sergei Petukhov
Vice-President for Technical Development and Repair of TNC Kazchrome JSC
Victor Til
Victor Til
Director of the Donskoy Ore Mining and Processing Plant (DGOK)
Zhalgasbay Musabekov
Zhalgasbay Musabekov
Director of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
Sergey Prokopiev
Sergey Prokopiev
Director of Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
Bagdat Zhakbayev
Bagdat Zhakbayev
Director of the mining plant administration, Kazmarganets enterprise
Arman Yessenzhulov
President of TNC Kazchrome JSC

More than 30 years in various positions at industrial enterprises of the Eurasian Group and TNC Kazchrome JSC

Experience:

  • From March 2018 — President of TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2015-2018 — President of Aluminum of Kazakhstan JSC
  • 2014-2015 — First Vice-President of Kazakhstan Aluminium Smelter JSC, First Vice-President of Aluminum of Kazakhstan JSC
  • 2008-2014 — Director of Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2006-2008 — General Director of Serov Ferroalloy Plant OJSC, Serov (Russian Federation)
  • 2002-2006 — Chief Engineer of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1997-2002 — Deputy Chief Engineer, Head of the Production and Technical Department of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1997 — Deputy Head of the Production and Technical Department of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1993-1997 — Head of charge preparation department of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1990-1993 — Senior production foreman of smelting Shop № 2 of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1988-1990 — Shift foreman of smelting Shop № 2 of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1987-1988 — Production foreman of smelting Shop № 2 of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1986-1987 — Smelter of smelting Shop № 2 of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
Azamat Bektybaev
Vice-President for Technical Development of TNC Kazchrome JSC

More than 30 years of experience in various positions in the Eurasian Group and in research activities

Experience:

  • From December 2018 — Vice-President for Technical Development, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2017-2018 — First Deputy of President, Vice-President for Production and Technical Issues, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2014-2017 — Production Deputy Chairman of the Board of Eurasian Group LLP
  • 2012-2014 — Vice-President for Industrial Affairs, ENRC Kazakhstan LLP
  • 2009-2010 — Deputy Vice-President for Technical Issues, ENRC Management KZ LLP
  • 2007-2009 — Managing Director for Mining and Metallurgical Complex, ENRC Management KZ LLP
  • 2004-2007 — Mining Department Director, Eurasian Industrial Association LLP
  • 2000-2004 — Deputy Director for survey and design work at the Mining Institute
  • 1996-2000 — Researcher at the Mining Institute, Underground backfilling operation problems Laboratory
  • 1994-1996 — Senior Researcher of the Technical Laboratory, New Equipment and Technology Center JSC
  • 1986-1989 — Miner, then mining master of the 50th anniversary of the USSR Belogorsky GOK Ognevka mine
Serik Donbekbayev
Vice-President for Financial and Economic Issues at TNC Kazchrome JSC

More than 20 years of experience in various positions at Aksu Ferroalloy Plant and at TNC Kazchrome JSC

Experience:

  • From May 2014 — Vice-President for Financial and Economic Issues, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2012-2014 — Vice-President for Business Transformation, the Department for Implementation of New Technologies, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2009-2012 — Head of the Financial and Economic Department, Deputy Vice-President for Financial and Economic Issues, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2004-2009 — Head of the Economic Department, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2003-2004 — Acting Head of Economic Department, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2001-2003 — Deputy Head of Economic Planning Department, Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1999-2001 — Economist of Motor-road transport Department, Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
Venera Mukhamedzyanova
Vice-President for Staff and Social Affairs of TNC Kazchrome JSC

More than 30 years of experience in various positions of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant and TNC Kazchrome JSC

Experience:

  • From September 2018 — Vice-President for Staff and Social Affairs of TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2014-2018 — Head of Human Resources Management Department, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2004-2014 — Head of the Department of Labor, Wages and Personnel, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2003-2004 — Head of the Department of Labor Organization and Motivation of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2003 — Deputy Head of the Organization of Labor and Wages Department of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1999-2003 — Leading Economist of the Organization of Labor and Wages, Ferrochrome JSC
  • 1995-1999 — Head of Bureau for Tariffs and Regulations, Ferrochrome JSC
  • 1991-1995 — Rationing engineer of smelting shop № 2 of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 1985-1990 — Engineer of mechanical equipment, the department of the Chief Mechanic of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
Isak Buitendag
Vice-President for Production of TNC Kazchrome JSC

More than 15 years of experience in various management industrial positions in Kazakhstan, Australia, the Netherlands and South Africa

Experience:

TNC Kazchrome JSC

  • 2019 — Vice-President for Production
  • 2018 — Vice-President for Development

Self-employment

  • 2015-2018 — Management Consultant and Private Business Owner in Australia

Fortescue Metals Group

  • 2011-2015 — Director of Health Care, Industrial Safety, Environmental Protection and Security Executive Director of Production in Australia
  • 2010-2011 — Acting Director for Health, Industrial Safety, Environmental Protection and Safety
    Team leader of operational readiness
    Australia
  • 2009-2010 — General Production Manager, Cloudbreak Mine
    Australia

BHP Billiton

  • 2005-2009 — General Production Manager, Ravensthorpe Nickel
    Western Australia
  • 2005 — Chief Operating Officer and Acting President, Samancor Chrome
    Republic of South Africa
  • 2003-2005 — General Production Manager, Ferrometals and Ferroveld, Samancor Chrome
    Republic of South Africa
  • 2003 — Vice-President of Technical Issues, Health Care, Industrial Safety, Environmental Protection and Quality Control, Samancor Chrome
    Republic of South Africa
  • 2001-2002 — Development Manager / Marketing Projects, BHP Billiton International Metals
    The Netherlands
  • 1998-2001 — Head of Industrial Services, Bayside Aluminium
    Republic of South Africa
Sergei Petukhov
Vice-President for Technical Development and Repair of TNC Kazchrome JSC

More than 25 years of experience in various positions at industrial enterprises of the CIS

Experience:

  • From January 2018 — Vice-President for Technical Development and Repair, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2017-2018 — Director of Technical Development and Engineering for Maintenance and Repair, LLP Eurasian Group LLP
  • 2015-2017 — Deputy Head of machine building center, SSM-Tyazhmash LLC, a branch of PAO Severstal
  • 2013-2014 — Head of Metallurgical Equipment Repair Shop, SSM-Tyazhmash LLC
  • 2010-2013 — Chief Planning Officer, Head of the Industrial Equipment Repair shop, Severstal-Promservice LLC
  • 2005-2010 — Head of Department, Chief Technologist, Chief Specialist of Industrial Equipment Repair Center LLC
  • 2003-2005 — Shift foreman, Severstal JSC
  • 1994-2003 — Lathe operator of formed section shop, Severstal JSC
Victor Til
Director of the Donskoy Ore Mining and Processing Plant (DGOK)

More than 40 years of experience in various positions at TNC Kazchrome JSC and Donskoy GOK

Experience:

  • From March 2018 — Director of the Donskoy Ore Mining and Processing Plant (DGOK)
  • 2008-2018 — President of TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2007-2008 — Chairman of the Management Board, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2004-2007 — Vice-President, General Manager, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 1998-2004 — Director, Donskoy GOK JSC
  • 1997-1998 — Head of the Molodezhnaya mine, Donskoy GOK
  • 1991-1997 — Head of the Chromtau Mine Building Directorate-6, Donskoy GOK
  • 1988-1991 — Chief Engineer of the Chromtau Mine Building Directorate-6, Donskoy GOK
  • 1986-1988 — Head of the Tsentralnaya Mine, Donskoy GOK
  • 1977-1986 — Senior mine surveyor of the Tsentralnaya Mine, Donskoy GOK
  • 1977 — Underground timber-man of Molodezhnaya Mine, Donskoy GOK
  • 1977 — District mine surveyor of the Tsentralnaya Mine, Donskoy GOK
  • 1973-1974 — Precinct surveyor, mountain master of the Shestaki Mine
Zhalgasbay Musabekov
Director of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant

More than 15 years of experience in various management positions of TNC Kazchrome JSC and at Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant

Experience:

  • From May 2018 — Director of Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2016-2018 — Deputy Head of the Metallurgical Production Department, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2011-2016 — Deputy Head of the Ferroalloy Operations Technical Development Department, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2010-2011 — Chief Process Engineer of the Technical Development Department of Ferroalloy Production, TNC Kazchrome JSC
  • 2008 — Deputy Head of the Production and Technical Department, Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2004-2008 — Lead Process Engineer of the Production and Technical Department, Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2003-2004 — Production Foreman of smelting Shop № 2, Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2002-2003 — Smelter of smelting Shop № 2, Aktobe Ferroalloy Plant
Sergey Prokopiev
Director of Aksu Ferroalloy Plant

More than 15 years of experience in various positions in Aksu Ferroalloy Plant, a branch of TNC Kazchrome JSC

Experience:

  • From September 2014 — Director of Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2014 — Deputy Technical Director of Production, Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2013-2014 — Head of the Production and Technical Department, Deputy Technical Director at Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2010-2013 — Head of the smelting Shop № 1 , Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2007-2010 — Senior Foreman of smelting Shop № 1 Hot Work Site, Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2006-2007 — Foreman of smelting Shop № 1 Hot Work Site, Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
  • 2002-2006 — Blast-furnace keeper of smelting Shop № 1, Aksu Ferroalloy Plant
Bagdat Zhakbayev
Director of the mining plant administration, Kazmarganets enterprise

More than 25 years of experience in various positions in the Kazmarganets mining enterprise and other enterprises

Experience:

  • From August 2015 — Director of Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2014-2015 — Technical Director of Production, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2012-2014 — Chief engineer, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2008-2012 — Head of the Vostochny Kamys Mine, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2008 — Chief engineer of the Tur Mine, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2007-2008 — Shift Supervisor, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2007 — Chief engineer of the Vostochny Kamys Mine, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2006-2007 — Head of the Vostochny Kamys Mine, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2006 — Head of Production and Technical department, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2004-2006 — Shift Supervisor, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2003-2004 — Shift foreman of sorting complex, Tur Mine, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2001-2003 — Operator of X-ray radiometric installations of the sorting complex, Kazmarganets mining enterprise
  • 2001 — Operator of the control panel of the sorting plant in sorting complex, Kazmarganets mining enterprise