Two sons-in-law of Nazarbayev fired from senior positions in large companies

Nazarbayev's two sons-in-law were fired from senior positions in large national companies The chairman of the board of KazTransOil, Dimash Dosanov, is married to the youngest daughter of the first president, Aliya Nazarbayeva. The head of QazaqGaz, Kairat Sharipbaev, is called the husband of the eldest daughter of the ex-president, Dariga jpg” alt=”Two sons-in-law of Nazarbayev were dismissed from senior positions in large companies” />

Dimash Dosanov

The powers of the chairman of the board of KazTransOil JSC were terminated Dimash Dosanov and Chairman of the Board of JSC «National Company «QazaqGaz» Kairat Sharipbaev. This was reported on the website of the state fund “Samruk-Kazyna”.

Dosanov is the husband of Aliya Nazarbayeva, Sharipbayev in Kazakhstan is called the husband of another daughter of the ex-president, Dariga.

Dosanov was born in 1981. He began his career at the office of the akim of the Medeu district of the city of Alma-Ata. Since January 2016, he was elected a member of the board of “KazTransOil” JSC, and in August of the same year he took the position of General Director of the company.

Sharipbaev is 58 years old. Since 1985, he worked in the business structures of Alma-Ata. In 2001, he became the Deputy General Director for Marketing of NC “QazaqGaz”. He headed the board of the company in November 2020.

Against the backdrop of protests in Kazakhstan that began at the beginning of the year due to a doubling of the price of autogas— from 60 to 120 tenge (from 10 to 20 rubles),— President of the republic Kassym-Jomart Tokayev dissolved the government and announced the removal of Nursultan Nazarbayev from the post of head of the country's Security Council, which he headed for almost 30 years. The press secretary of the former president said that Nazarbayev himself decided to transfer the post to the current head of the republic.

Nursultan Nazarbayev has been the President of Kazakhstan since 1990. In March 2019, Nazarbayev resigned, after which elections were held in the republic, which Tokayev won. The first president has three daughters: Dariga, Dinara and Aliya.

On January 7, reported that Nazarbayev and his daughters left the country during the protests, but the next day, the press secretary of the former president denied this information , stating that he is in Nur-Sultan and calls on everyone to rally around the current head of state, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.

An assistant to Dariga's eldest daughter also confirmed that she is in Alma-Ata, but she is ill with COVID-19 and cannot attend a parliament session (Dariga is an active MP). Aliya Nazarbayeva, the youngest daughter of the first president of Kazakhstan, commented on the protests on January 13 for the first time. She did not specify where exactly she was, but thanked people for their “moral support”; Nursultan Nazarbayev.


The publication, citing sources, reported that the younger brother of the first president, Bolat Nazarbayev, had left Kazakhstan. It published a photo of the monitor of a member of the Kyrgyz border service. According to the data displayed on the screen, Bolat Nazarbayev crossed the border on a diplomatic passport and went to Bishkek.

a group of very profitable companies and a layer of rich people appeared in the country, even by international standards. He also proposed the creation of a public fund “People of Kazakhstan”, where government-approved companies will need to make regular contributions.

In addition, he instructed to take action against the company “ROP Operator”, which is associated with Aliya Nazarbayeva , and waive the disposal fee. Also, at the end of the protests, Deputy Minister of Energy Zhumabay Karagaev, head of the National Security Committee (KNB) Karim Massimov and two of his deputies were arrested.

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