On November 2, 2019, a Kazakh-Swiss round table was held in the capital of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan. President of the Swiss Confederation Uli Maurer, together with senior officials and business representatives discussed the possibilities for further cooperation.
Our managing partner Gleb Streib successfully signed a memorandum on mutually beneficial cooperation with the Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) and the implementation of know-how investments.
Blackfort Capital successfully opened a new representative office in Nur-Sultan (formerly Astana) in July 2019. As the 200th member of Astana International Financial Center (AIFC), Blackfort Capital was the first Swiss asset management company to strengthen its presence in Asia by opening a representative office in Kazakhstan. Temir Sembinov, Ph.D. was appointed head of our new office in Nur-Sultan.
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