20.03.2014

GRATA Counsel Yerbolat Yerkebulanov made a presentation at the ITE Group Plc's Oil & Gas Business Breakfast Briefing

GRATA Counsel Yerbolat Yerkebulanov made a presentation at the ITE Group Plc's Oil & Gas Business Breakfast Briefing that was held in the Marcliffe Hotel & Spa, Aberdeen, Scotland o6March 2014

On March 6,2014the ITE Group Plc held its Oil & Gas Business Breakfast Briefing in the Marcliffe Hotel & Spa, Aberdeen, Scotland. The event featured key industry experts who aimed to provide UK businesses with insights and knowledge of how to effectively enter the Kazakh oil and gas market.The conference was attended by representatives from companies such as Wood Mackenzie Ltd, National Oilwell Varco (NOV), MGAP, FEI Company and ITE Group Plc, as well as Kairat Abusseitov, H.E. Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the United Kingdom and Gordon McIntoshDirector of Enterprise, Planning & Infrastructure at Aberdeen City Council.

Key topics of the briefing included: 

  • How to do business in the Kazakh oil and gas industry
  • Business opportunities within the local oil and gas market
  • Commercial, technical and operational advice from industry professionals
  • Investment incentives and strategies 
  • Legal processes and local content
  • Partnering opportunities

Yerbolat Yerkebulanov, counsel at GRATA Law Firm, made a presentation on the «Latest Changes in Regulated Procurement, Local Content and Subsoil Use Regulations in Kazakhstan» in which he comprehensively clarified the issue of procurement procedures for subsoil users.

Yerbolat Yerkebulanov

Partner, Head of Subsoil Use Department (Almaty)