Nuripa Mukanova: Secretary General

Mrs. Mukanova is the founder and secretary general of Anticorruption Business Council of the Kyrgyz Republic, and Chairperson of the Coordination Council of Public Advisory Councils. Mrs. Mukanova has dedicated her career to anticorruption. She has spearheaded a large number of initiatives and is recognized as one of the authoritative figures within this area.

Mrs. Mukanova has completed Postgraduate studies in Economic Sciences (PhD equivalent) and Masters in Public Administration from Academy of Management under the Kyrgyz Presidential Administration, and a Masters equivalent in Philology from Kyrgyz State University/St. Petersburg University.


Neesh Chand: Advisor/Project Manager

Neesh Chand is the founder of Knodis and Knodis CIS Fund Ltd. Previously he was Senior Specialist Securities Markets at NASDAQ OMX (Sweden). He has international corporate finance and corporate law experience, with a specialization in emerging and frontier markets.

Neesh has a Master of Science degree in International Business & Economics from Stockholm School of Economics, Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investments from Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Bachelor of Laws from Waikato University, Bachelor of Management Studies from Waikato University and has completed levels I and II of the CFA Program.