Almat Kabykenov is Director of the department of regional green projects at International green technology and investment center. As director of regional green projects division Almat is guiding his team to ensure of development of green economy sector in Kazakhstan through implementing sustainable energy projects. He has been geared his focus and interests towards attracting investment in energy efficiency and renewable energy sector.
He has obtained a Master degree in Environmental sciences at Wageningen University in the Netherlands with course work focusing on sustainable development, development, evaluation and analysis of environmental policy, environmental management in industry, energy efficiency, environmental quality and governance, corporate social responsibility.
Almat has solid experience in the oil and gas industry in companies such as ConocoPhillips, Schlumberger where he has been able to have a positive and profound impact. He has a comprehensive understanding of the process of environmental policymaking, its analysis and evaluation, implementation of energy management system against as well as environmental management system and emission trading scheme.