Success Stories | Central Asia Regional

Speeches Shim

Language: English | Russian

Last updated: May 25, 2022

May 25, 2022

Abdullo Sodikov used to work as an ATM maintenance engineer in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, but always had dreams of becoming an IT developer and contributing to the development of the country’s growing IT sector. As he found himself less and less interested in his day job, he realized he was ready to take the next step towards his goal of becoming a web and mobile application developer.

March 25, 2022

As a child growing up in the tiny village of Baydala in northern Kazakhstan, one of Mariyash Salimgereyevna Zhakupova’s daily chores was cleaning the family’s kerosene lamp. To her small hands, it was heavy and sticky, but it had to be done, for it was the family’s only source of light once evening fell.  

March 15, 2022

“Six years ago, when everyone was going to bazaars and stores, carrying heavy bags, standing in lines at the cash registers, standing in traffic jams for hours, we decided to open the first LeBazar delivery service in Tashkent,” says Zokhid Ulmasbaev, co-founder of LeBazar. In 2016, Mr. Ulmasbaev established LeBazar, which is an online grocery delivery service, in partnership with Uzbekistan’s Korzinka supermarket chain. 

February 28, 2022

Marina Kuznechevskaya is a renowned expert in the air freight and aviation industry from Kazakhstan, with nearly two decades of work experience in international logistics and global supply chains. Marina knows the importance of her industry and the domino effect it can have if something doesn’t go according to plan.

February 18, 2022

Abduvali Abdukayumov is invested in both the past and future of applied art in Uzbekistan. Abduvali is an art expert, researcher, and curator of applied arts at the State Museum of Art of Uzbekistan. The museum’s collection is known for its embroideries, fabrics, carpets, and traditional clothing.