Management team

Serik Ukanov CEO of United Cement Group

Education: Master of Economics, MBA degree, qualification: investment management.
Serik Kazbekovich has been working for United Cement Group since 2009. Has many years of experience in the management of cement plants in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Russia.

Ismail Ismatov CTO of United Cement Group

Education: Mechanical Engineer, Master of Business Administration.

He was awarded with a commemorative medal "Uzbekiston Mustakilligiga 15 Yil" in 2006.

Experience: 36 years.

Ismail Sharifovich held the positions of "Shop Manager", "Chief Mechanic", "Deputy Chairman of the Board for Production" for 36 years and currently operates in the position of "Technical Director" of UCG Holding.

Andrey Leonenko CFO of United Cement Group

Academic Degree: Executive MBA.

CIMA Certified Business Performance Management Specialist.

Experience: 22 years.
Andrey Leonenko has been working in United Cement Group for over 15 years. He has worked his way up from financial analyst to financial director.

Denis Trussevich Legal Director

Education: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Kazakh-Russian Institute of Modern Humanities
Legal Studies, Master.

Experience: 22 years.

Denis Trussevich has been operating in United Cement Group since 2016. Expert in the field of business and labor law.

Natalia Lee Sales Director

Academic degree: Doctor of Business Administration.
Recipient of the medal of the Republic of Kazakhstan for professional merits.

Natalia Li has been with United Cement Group since 2008, with over 20 years of overall experience in sales.
2016-2020 worked as a commercial director of the Caspian group, coordinating projects for the production of concrete products, DSC and rolled metal.

Sergey Melnikov General director of Kyzylkumcement JSC

Education: engineer, mechanical engineer.
Experience: 30 years.
He went from an ordinary mechanic to the director of the plant. Managed the plants of LLP "Cement Plant Semey" and LLC "Cemek Minerals".

Vasily Korobkin General Director of Bekabadcement JSC

Education: MBA at International Business Academy.

Experience: 20 years.

Managed the Novotroitsk Cement Plant, the Sandia Gypsum Processing Plant and the Department of Capital Construction in one of the regions of Russia. Repeatedly attended production workshops at the HeidelbergCement and Holcim plants in Germany.

Denis Nikitin General Director of Kuvasaycement JSC

Experience: over 20 years.
Education: legal, economic and state management, MBA.
Managed the following factories: the Tabyscement group of companies, the Khantau Cement Plant, worked in large banks and the national development institute.

Pavel Dekhtyarev Acting General Director of Kant Cement Plant OJSC

Education: lawyer, engineer (chemical technology of refractory, non-metal and silicate materials)
Experience: 26 years

For 16 years he worked as an engineer-technologist of the raw material preparation section, for 8 years as the head of the technical department, and, today, is the technical director.