Bolat Zhamishev

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Bolat Zhamishev
Minister of Finance
In office
13 November 2007 – 6 November 2013
Prime Minister Karim Massimov
Serik Akhmetov
Karim Massimov
Preceded by Natalya Korzhova
Succeeded by Bakhyt Sultanov
Personal details
Born (1957-06-28) 28 June 1957 (age 60)
Almaty, Soviet Union
(now Kazakhstan)
Political party Nur Otan
Spouse(s) Batilya Zhamisheva
Alma mater Kazakh Institute of Agriculture

Bolat Bidakhmetuly Zhamishev (Kazakh: Болат Бидахметұлы Жәмішев); (error: {{lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help)) is a Kazakh politician who is serving as the current minister of finance for Kazakhstan.

Personal life[edit]

Zhamishev was born in 1957. He is an alumnus of the Kazakh Agriculture Institute, and has a PhD in economics. Following graduation, he was involved in scientific research. He held positions of a National Bank Department Vice Head, Vice Minister of Labor and Social Protection, First Vice Minister of Finance, Vice Minister of Internal Affairs, Vice Chairman of the National Bank, Chairman of the Agency for Supervision over Financial Market and Financial Institutions. Before being appointed Finance Minister in November 2007, he served as Vice Chairman of the Executive Board of the Eurasian Bank for Development. He is married and has two sons, Daulet and Kuanysh.[1]


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Political offices
Preceded by
Natalya Korzhova
Minister of Finance
Succeeded by
Bakhyt Sultanov