Past president

“See holistically; think critically; act integratively, with a bias for action, but with respect for the front-end…do all this with good humour and a respect for people” Peter Morris

Rustam Shokamanov, PMP®, MSc


Rustam has 10+ years of experience in project management in oil and gas industry brownfield construction projects (project portfolio managed <$100 million).  Rustam is currently working as a Team Leader for Company-wide Project Execution Planning Transformation in Tengizchevroil (Chevron-led Joint Venture including partners ExxonMobil, Lukoil, and Kazmunaigas).

Rustam holds the following degrees:
·         Engineer’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering in Oil & Gas Industry from Kazakh-British Technical University (KBTU), Almaty, Kazakhstan
·         Executive Master of Science Degree in Strategic Management of Projects from Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, University College London (UCL), UK
·         Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential from Project Management Institute (PMI®)

Rustam joined PMI® and PMI® Kazakhstan Chapter in 2013, and was elected for President position in PMI® Kazakhstan Chapter in 2014:
·         2015 – 2016 President-elect
·         2016 – 2017 President
·         2017 – present, Past President

Rustam gets regularly involved in Project Management research projects conducted by MSc, MBA, PhD candidates, and university research staff as well as provides consulting services to non-profit organizations.  Mr.Shokamanov is a regular participant and speaker at Project Management conferences and forums organized in Kazakhstan and other countries.

April 2018