Kazakhstan’s Eurasian Bank has appointed Almira Akhmetkarimova as the deputy chairman of the board and Zareena Taimagambetova as executive director, both to supervise the international activities of the bank, including its trade finance business, capital markets and financial institutions.

Both Akhmetkarimova and Taimagambetova worked at Alliance Bank in Kazakhstan before taking up new roles at Eurasian Bank. Taimagambetova also previously worked for Bank TuranAlem on their syndicated loans desk.