Chairman of the Executive Committee
Professional Society of Independent Experts of the Subsurface Resources (PONEN)
Mining Geological Engineer, Candidate of Science in Geology and Mineralogy, Acting Member of Australian Institute of Geoscientists (FAIG)
He has more than 40 years of experience in the industry. He is a co-author of 68 published works, including 8 monographs and references, 16 manuals and guidelines for conducting of exploration activities in Kazakhstan, co-author of 51 exploration reports, including 31 feasibility reports with reserves calculations.
He is an honoured geologist of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Certificate of the Committee of Geology and Subsoil Use of Kazakhstan No. 296 dated March 31, 2006).
He was a pioneer at the Sekissovskoye gold ore field (Certificate of the Committee of Geology and Subsoil Use of Kazakhstan – unnumbered dated March 29, 2007).
Expert of the State Commission for Mineral Reserves of Kazakhstan since 2007.
Competent person according to the JORC Code: exploration, reserves calculation, economic evaluation of deposits, supervising the following types of deposits: stratiform lead and zinc, pyrite base metals, gold ore, copper porphyrite, stockwork tin, iron-ore skarn, potassium salts (FAIG Certificate No.5912 dated July 17, 2014).
He is currently the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of GeoMineProject LLP (Almaty).