Competitive Leaders - National Champions
The purpose of the Program is to establish in Kazakhstan competitive, export-oriented productions of non-oil and gas sector by forming companies on a regional and world scales. The Program is developed in the framework of «National Champions»implementation - Initiative of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.A. Nazarbayev, declared at the enlarged meeting of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan on 5 May 2015.
Participants of the Program will be provided with financial support, which proposes application of «National Managing Holding «Baiterek» JSC instruments, in particular, interbank lending (by lending via second-tier banks), financing of leasing transactions, subsidizing of interest rates, lends support, export insurance, grants for innovations.
Moreover, selected companies will be provided with consulting support in cooperation with McKinsey&Company. The participants will get acquainted with advanced experience in management, receive specific practical recommendations from a leading international company rendering services in managerial consulting.
Another instrument to support the participants of the program will be coordination with state authorities in elimination of industry-wide administrative burdens.
As it was announced at the meeting of Management Committee on 3 February 2015, over the last two months in cooperation with McKinsey&Company there was a selection among home manufacturers of three industries: agricultural sector (including food industry), machinery construction and building materials production.
From over 300 applications there were 32 companies selected, where 20 companies are from agricultural sector, 7 – from machinery construction and 5 – from building materials production.
On 18 May 2015, the list of participating companies was approved at the Management Committee of the Program. (See the list of the companies below).
For all questions on the Program, please contact:
Damir Musin, project manager
тел. 8 (7172) 27-04-20
Information on Program:
· List of participating companies
· Presentation of Program selection stage
· Presentation of the Program
Information on support instruments under the Program:
· «DAMU» Entrepreneurship Development Fund» JSC
· «Development Bank of Kazakhstan» JSC
· «Kazyna Capital Management» JSC
· «National Agency for Technological Development» JSC
· «KazExportGarant»Export and Lending Insurance Corporation» JSC
· «Center for International Programs» JSC
· «KAZNEX INVEST» National Export and Investment Agency
· «NADLoC» National Agency for Local Development JSC
· «BRK-Leasing» JSC