H.E. Askar Uzakbaiuly Mamin is the current Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. Prior to his appointment as Prime Minister in February of 2019, he had served as First Deputy Prime Minister since September 2016. He previously served as Mayor of Astana (2006-2008) and Minister of Transport and Communication in the Government of Kazakhstan (2005-2006). He served as Deputy Director General of Innovative Enterprises Union of Kazakhstan. From 1996 to 2008, he served as the First Deputy Mayor of the City of Astana, Vice-Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan, First Vice-Minister of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In addition to his political career, Mamin was previously the President of the Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, the national railway company of Kazakhstan. He also serves as the President of the Kazakhstan Ice Hockey Federation, a position he assumed in 2008.
Mamin graduated from Tselinograd Civil Engineering Institute, Plekhanov Russian University of Economics with civil engineering and economics specialties. He began his career as a developer of the ""Tselintyazhstroy"" trust.
H.E. Askar Mamin
Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan