Team

Gaziz Seilkhanov   | Managing Partner/Chief Executive Officer

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Mr. Seilkhanov is Managing Partner and CEO of S.K.I. Capital Partners. He is responsible for day-to-day oversight of all key operating units of the firm including Investment Strategies, Technology and Operations, Risk and Quantitative Analysis.

Prior to founding S.K.I. Capital Partners in 2014, Mr. Seilkhanov was Managing Director and CIO at APV Capital, a Singapore-based asset management firm, where he supervised strategy, research, and advisory teams, as well as oversaw the portfolio management team.

Mr. Seilkhanov earned a BSc degree in economics from KIMEP University in 2010.


Berik Mussabekov   | Partner/Chief Operating Officer

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Mr. Mussabekov is Director of Asset Management at S.K.I. Capital Partners. He is responsible for venture capital and private equity investments, as well as investor relations and sales of the firm. Mr. Mussabekov has 8+ years of experience in investment advisory and management at leading investment management firms in Central Asia. In addition to trading and execution, he has an extensive experience in strategic development, compliance, and investor relations. Mr. Mussabekov studied for a MSc degree in Islamic Banking and Finance from the Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance in Malaysia.


Daniyar Kapen   | Partner/Chief Investment Officer

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Mr. Kapen is Chief Investment Officer of S.K.I. Capital Partners, and is responsible for all equity, fixed income and macroeconomic research.

He began his career at Almaty Exchange - one of leading investment firms in Kazakhstan, where he led the trading team. He was also a Senior Vice-President at APV Capital, a Singapore-based asset management firm, where he acted as a head of trading and sales division.

Mr. Kapen earned a MSc degree in economics from Kazakh Economic University in 2011 and a BSc in mathematics from Kazakh State University in 2009.


Marat Issin   | Partner/Chief Risk Officer

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Mr. Issin is Partner at S.K.I. Capital Partners, and is responsible for trading and risk management. He has designed a unique risk control system that is applied to our investment strategy.

Together with Mr. Kapen, Mr. Issin began his career at Almaty Exchange - one of leading investment firms in Kazakhstan. Mr. Issin took a leading role in developing investment strategies for the firm. He also leads the education and advisory team at APV Capital, a Singapore-based asset management firm.

Mr. Issin earned a BSc in finance from Kazakh Labor and Social Relations University in 2011.