The Supreme Board of Trustees retains its composition

Our Founder, First President of Kazakhstan, Mr. Nursultan Nazarbayev remains in his position of the Chair of the Supreme Board of Trustees of Nazarbayev University, Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools and Nazarbayev Fund.

The competencies of the Supreme Board of Trustees include: approval of the long-term development strategy and the Charter of the University, Intellectual Schools and the Fund; approval of the procedure for asset management; composition of the Boards of Trustees of the University, Intellectual Schools and the Fund; and decision on reorganization or liquidation of the University, Intellectual Schools and the Fund.

Currently the Supreme Board of Trustees consists of nine people:

  • Nazarbayev Nursultan, the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the First Chair of the Supreme Board of Trustees
  • Sagintayev Bakytzhan, Secretary of State of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Issekeshev Asset, Head of the Executive Office of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Tazhin Marat, First Deputy Head of the Executive Office of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Akishev Daniyar, Advisor to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Mamin Askar, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Shamshidinova Kulyash, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Massimov Karim, Chair of the National Security Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Katsu Shigeo, President of the Autonomous Organization of Education “Nazarbayev University”