Asset Issekeshev

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Asset Issekeshev
Әсет Өрентайұлы Исекешев
Aset Isekeshev.jpg
Issekeshev at Altynkol Station (2011).
Mayor of Astana
Assumed office
21 June 2016
Preceded by Adilbek Zhaksybekov
Minister of Investments and Development
In office
6 August 2014 – 21 June 2016
Succeeded by Zhenis Kassymbek
Minister of Industry and Trade
Assumed office
May 21, 2009
Preceded by Vladimir Shkolnik
Personal details
Born (1971-08-17) August 17, 1971 (age 46)
Karagandy, USSR
Spouse(s) Lyazzat Issekesheva

Asset Orentaiuly Isekeshev (Kazakh: Әсет Өрентайұлы Исекешев) is the Minister of Industry and Trade of Kazakhstan. On 21 June 2016, he was appointed the mayor of Astana by President Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Early career[edit]

He was born in 1971 in Karaganda. In 1994, he graduated from the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University with a degree in law and later graduated from the Higher School of Public Administration in 1998. From 1995 to 1997, he worked as the Assistant and Senior Assistant Attorney in Medeu District of southeastern Almaty.[1]


  1. ^ "Asset Orentayevich Issekeshev". Mayor's Office of Astana.