Organising Committee

Advantix Ltd

“Advancing business in the newly emerging markets”

Founded in 2002 Advantix Ltd has become one of the UK’s fast growing and successfully developing Business Communications agencies working with emerging Eurasian Economies including Russia and CIS states.

In cooperation and in partnership with the World’s leading international organisations and firms, Advantix offers extensive business communications and business development services including:

  • Organisation of business conferences, forums and summits
  • Corporate training
  • Media communications
  • Web publishing
  • Translation services

Past experience:

Kazakhstan and Central Asian Events:

Event management of “Central Asian Natural Resources Investment Conference” organised by Aton Capital in 2006 at the London Stock Exchange.

Organisation in partnership with RFCA (Regional Financial Centre of Almaty) in 2007 and 2008 Central Asian Investment Conferences in Almaty.

Provision of information support to Kazak-US Investment Forum in New York in 2009

Organisation of Mining events:

Organisation from 2005 annual Mining & Exploration Forum “Minex CIS” in Moscow.

Information support provision to regional Mining Conferences Minex Urals, Minex Siberia, Minex North-West and Minex Far East.

Information support provision to Moscow Mining Club established at State Moscow Mining University.

Organisation of Russian Mining Session at China Mining Congress & Expo in Beijing.

Organisation since 2007 annual “Russian Mining Excellence Award”

Organisation in partnership with Mining Journal Russian and CIS Mining Symposium in London.

Contact details:

Arthur Poliakov
Managing director

Irina Yukhtina
Business Development Director

Advantix Ltd
7-10 Adam Street
The Strand

United Kingdom
Тел: + 44 (0) 207 520 9341
Факс: + 44 (0) 207 520 9342

UK registration No: 4611885
UK VAT No: 831 0297 54

Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce (“KBCC”)

KBCC is a primary bilateral business association created with the support of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in London and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

KBCC’s main objective is to help UK and Kazakh members of the Chamber to establish new and develop existing business relationships with a particular focus on promotion and development of exporting capabilities of SME companies in both countries.

By promoting Kazakhstan to UK businesses and UK to Kazakh businesses and by fostering an environment where in individual business owners, corporations and small and medium enterprises can network and benefit from the collective power of others, we are raising the bar with regard to the business environment in Kazakhstan and the United Kingdom.

Key goals:

  • Facilitation of the liaison between government and private sector in the United Kingdom and Kazakhstan
  • Development of trade in goods and services between Kazakh and British companies, with the focus on SMEs
  • Provision of reliable information, feasibility studies, market research and marketing analysis of Kazakh and British markets
  • Access to prospective partners, facilitation of networking and events aimed at Kazakh and British companies
  • Support in bringing investments, legal and financial aspects of Kazakh-British business

KBCC Management team:

Dr Roza Kashkenbayeva, President

Having been appointed the first Managing Director of the then newly opened Trade Representation of Kazakhstan in the UK in 1994, Dr Kashkenbayeva is one of the pioneers of Kazakh-British economic relations.

Artur Krivov, Managing Director

Mr Krivov is one of the founders of KBCC with the concept being created in early 2005. Since graduating from City University in 2002, Artur has pursued a career that closely intertwined between the United Kingdom and Kazakhstan.

Irina Suslova, Marketing & Events Manager

Ms Suslova joined KBCC in March 2009 after completing her MSc at the Diplomatic Academy of London. She received a BA in International Relations and Global Politics (with French) from Nottingham Trent University. During her studies, Irina has done several short-term placements in a number of international organizations including British Red Cross.

Aiganym Gali, Art Councillor

Aiganym Gali has joined KBCC team in September, 2009 during her Masters degree at London Institute of Arts Sotheby’s. She also holds another two bachelor degrees, one of them is in International Relations from the Almaty State University, and another one is from the Kazakh Head Architecturally-building Academy on a specialty the Architect.

Assemgul Akshulakova, Business Development Manager

Asem Akshulakova has joined KBCC in February 2010. Asem is a graduate under the “Bolashak” International Scholarship of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan with a Master’s degree from the University of Oxford Brooks (Business School). Completed a “Building a Business “Course at the University of Oxford (Science and Enterprise Centre), Oxford, UK.

Contact KBCC:

Teл: +44 (0) 20 749 171 99
Факс: +44 (0) 87 038 372 88

Lower Ground Floor
62 South Audley Street
London W1K 2QR
United Kingdom