By the decree of the shareholder of the National Investment Corporation of the National Bank of Kazakhstan JSC (NIC), on July 16, 2020, Galym Bektemissov was appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of NIC. In his new role, he will be overseeing the investment teams.
Galym joined NIC in 2016 and has been a member of the Investment Committee. In his last role, he was heading the private markets team at NIC, overseeing and managing the private equity, venture capital, and real estate portfolios.
In 2011-2016 Galym was a portfolio manager at the Monetary Operations Department of the National Bank of Kazakhstan.
Galym graduated from the University of Toronto with high distinction, and is a Bolashak Scholarship recipient and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.