JSC National Atomic Company “Kazatomprom” (“Kazatomprom” or “the Company”) announces the following changes to the Company’s senior management team.
Chief Operating Officer (“COO”)
Kuanysh Omarbekov has been appointed as COO effective 23 June 2023. Mr. Omarbekov’s functional duties will include coordination and control of operations of the Company and its subsidiaries in the areas of exploration, subsoil use, technological drilling, uranium mining and processing and management of operating assets.
Mr. Omarbekov held various management positions at KAP Logistics LLP since 2011, including the position of General Director of KAP Logistics LLP from 2018 to 2022. Prior to his appointment as the Chief Operating Officer at NAC Kazatomprom JSC, Mr. Omarbekov’s most recent position was General Director at JV Akbastau JSC, which Mr. Omarbekov held since December 2022.
“I would like to welcome Mr. Omarbekov to the Company’s leadership team,” said Yerzhan Mukanov, Kazatomprom’s Chief Executive Officer. “I am sure that his extensive experience obtained at the Company’s service and mining subsidiaries will bring substantial value in optimising and increasing efficiency of operating processes within the frame of achieving the Company’s production targets. I would like to wish Mr. Omarbekov success in his endeavours.”
For more information, please contact:
Kazatomprom Investor Relations Inquiries
Yerlan Magzumov, Director, Investor Relations
Tel.: +7 7172 45 81 80 / 69
Kazatomprom Public Relations and Media Inquiries
Sabina Kumurbekova, Director, Public Relations
Gazhaiyp Kumisbek, Chief Expert, Public Relations
Tel.: +7 7172 45 80 22
A copy of this announcement is available at www.kazatomprom.kz.
Kazatomprom is the largest uranium producer in the world with natural uranium production in proportion to the Company's participatory interest in the amount of about 24% of the total global primary uranium production in 2021. The group has the largest uranium reserve base in the industry. Kazatomprom, together with subsidiaries, affiliates and joint organizations, is developing 26 deposits combined into 14 uranium-mining enterprises. All uranium mining enterprises are located on the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan and when mine uranium use in-situ recovery technology, paying particular attention to best HSE practices and means (ISO 45001 and ISO 14001 certified).
Kazatomprom's securities are listed on the London Stock Exchange, the Astana International Exchange and the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange. Kazatomprom is the National Atomic Company of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and the main customers of the group are operators of nuclear generating capacities, and the main export markets for products are China, South and East Asia, North America and Europe. The Group sells uranium and uranium products under long-term and short-term contracts, as well as on the spot market directly from its corporate centre in Astana, Kazakhstan, as well as through a trading subsidiary in Switzerland, Trading House KazakAtom (THK).
For more information, please, visit our website www.kazatomprom.kz.
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