Deputy Chairman of the Management Board
Ulan Baizhanov was born on August 9, 1958 in Almaty. He graduated from the Kazakh State University n.a. S. Kirov in 1980 with degree in Law.
Mr. Baizhanov has held various managerial positions in the public sector and national companies in Kazakhstan for more than 25 years.
During in 1991-1995 Mr. Baizhanov headed the Almaty City Justice Department, and was a member of the board of the Ministry of Justice. In 1997-1999 he was a Vice-President of the JSC Kazakhtelecom, and in 1999-2002 he held a position of the Vice-Minister of the State Income Ministry.
Since 2003 Mr. Baizhanov held a number of positions in the oil and gas sector, namely he was the President of JSC KazMunayGasConsulting (2003-2005), the Head of the President's Board at the JSC NC KazMunayGas (2005-2007), the Vice-President of JSC NC KazMunayGas supervising business and legal issues (2007-2008).
In 2009-2011 Mr. Baizhanov held a position of the Managing Director of JSC Samruk-Kazyna supervising mining assets.
In 2011 Mr. Baizhanov was invited to work at the General Prosecutor's Office of Kazakhstan as the Head of the General Prosecutor’s Board (2011-2012), the Special Representative of the General Prosecutor of Kazakhstan in European countries and international organizations (2012-2015 in Geneva). In August 2015 he has been elected as the President of the Law Enforcement Academy under the General Prosecutor’s Office of Kazakhstan. He holds the diplomatic rank of the 2nd class Counsellor and the special civil service rank of the Senior Justice Counsellor, and he is an honorary employee of the prosecutor office.
Mr. Baizhanov was awarded with the 2nd degree Dank Order (2016), jubilee medals "10 years of Kazakhstan Constitution", "20 years of Kazakhstan's Independence", "25 years of Kazakhstan's Independence", and other institutional awards.
Mr. Baizhanov heads the Supervisory Board of Kazakh Association of Independent Directors, the Kazakhstan Badminton Federation, and is a Chairman of the Audit Committee of the National Olympic Committe of Kazakhstan. He is also a member of the Human Rights Commission under the President of Kazakhstan.
Mr. Baizhanov has been appointed as a Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Kazkommertsbank since 4 July 2017 supervising security issues.