Askar Bishigayev

Askar Bishigayev

Chairman of the Board, IT Managers Society

Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, member of the International Telecommunication Academy. After scientific work in the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan he was managing large private telecommunication companies in Kazakhstan and Russia.

In period of 2001-2007 was manager of the Representative office of Kazakhtelecom JSC in Russia, worked as Vice-president of business development and Chief Commercial Officer of Kazakhtelecom JSC. After being the vice Chairman of the Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan on informatization and communications he implemented large projects in banking IT technologies and was deputy Chairman of Alliance Bank board. Current insterests are related to mobile payment systems, Big Data and E-commerce projects.