Anuar is a Partner at Center for Research and Consulting, a Kazakhstan-based think-tank that specializes in public policy research, strategy development for business and government, spatial development policies. He simultaneously acts as a Head of the Center of Competitiveness of the International Scientific Center Astana, engaging in applied scientific research, educational training and consulting.
He had previously worked in and advised the companies in oil and gas, banking and mining sectors. Anuar was also a Chairman of the Management Board of a state-owned think-tank Kazakhstan Industry Development Institute and lead the research unit in industrial policy. His core competences include spatial research, corporate strategy formulation, building financial management systems and macroeconomic policy.
Anuar holds an MBA from Maastricht School of Management where he specialized in General and Strategic Management. He is currently lecturing at local business academies in the field of Strategic Management, Business Policy, General Management.


Anuar Buranbayev

Partner, Center for Research and Consulting, LLP