Amanzhol Kazbekovich Zhankuliyev
Born in 1952. Graduated from Alma-Aty Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages, Diplomatic Academy of the MFA of USSR. Has a good command of the Vietnamese, French and Turkish languages.
After graduating from the institute A.Zhankuliyev worked in the sphere of public education, then in Komsomol and government organs of Alma-Aty region. Occupied prominent positions in Alma-Aty City Department of Education, Ministry of Education of the Republic and Alma-Aty LKSM Obkom of Kazakhstan.
Served as Director of Barlau Service of the National Security Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Tajikistan, Turkey, France, the Swiss Confederation, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan at the United Nations Branch and other international organizations in Geneva (Switzerland), Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Kingdom of Liechtenstein and the State of Vatican with concurrent accreditation.
Since 17 February 2009 by the decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.Zhankuliyev is appointed Director of the Syrbar External Intelligence Service of the Republic of Kazakhstan.