The ceremony began with the official part where alumni, who at the same time are top managers of Kazakhstan’s leading public and private companies, were congratulated by the President of Nazarbayev University Shigeo Katsu, the dean of the Graduate School of Business Ramon O’Callaghan and the dean of the Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business (USA) Bill Boulding. The MBA program is implemented in strategic collaboration with the Fuqua School of Business, so alumni received personal letters from the Fuqua’s Dean. The special guest of the ceremony was Kaniyev Berick, Chairman of the Board of Directors of JSC «Lancaster Group Kazakhstan», included in the list of 50 most influential businessmen of Kazakhstan according to the Forbes Kazakhstan magazine.
Certificates for the first EMBA graduates at NU GSB
The ceremony of awarding the certificates of completion of Executive MBA’s degree “Master of Business Administration” was held at Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business.