The ForteBank Board of Directors decided to appoint Eldar Abdrazakov, founder and head of the Centras Group of Companies, as Chairman of the Board of Directors from December 1, 2021.
Eldar Abdrazakov will replace Marlen Mirzabekov, who has been Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2019.
This appointment is linked with further improvements to the activity of the Board of Directors on strategic management and Eldar Abdrazakov's intentions to enter into ForteBank's capital. Such participation of the newly appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of ForteBank will contribute to further growth of capitalization and sustainable development of the financial institution.
Eldar Abdrazakov commented on his appointment:
“I have been involved in the work of the Board of Directors for the last three years. The bank adheres to highest quality standards and has a great growth potential. This is an interesting investment for us. We plan to invest up to 10% of the bank’s shares. I am grateful to the main shareholder Bulat Utemuratov for the invitation and the opportunity to participate in the successful development of ForteBank ".