Mayor of Semey appointed
Photo of EKR Akimat’s press service
At an extraordinary city maslikhat session, in agreement with the deputies, the governor of East Kazakhstan region, Danial Akhmetov, appointed a new mayor of Semey- Bakytzhan Bayakhmetov, who earlier, since April 2019, held the position of deputy governor of East Kazakhstan region, Kazpravda.kz refers to the EKR akimat’s press service reporting.
Bakytzhan Bayakhmetov was born on August 29, 1970 in Ayagoz, graduated from the Kazakh Agricultural Institute with a degree in agricultural electrification, electrical engineer, then, in 2008, from the Central Asian University with a degree in economics.
He began his career in 1992 as an engineer, held the post of the akim of Ayagoz town in 2011-2014. Since December 2014 till April 2019 he headed Ayagoz district.
From April 2019 to the present, he was deputy governor of East Kazakhstan region.