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We are enterprising. Colliers International (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIG) is an industry leading global real estate company with more than 16,000 skilled professionals operating in 66 countries. What sets us apart is not what we do, but how we do it. Our enterprising culture encourages Colliers people to think differently, share great ideas and create effective solutions that help clients accelerate their success. Colliers International is the advisor of choice for many of the world’s most innovative and successful companies.
Colliers delivers a full range of services to real estate occupiers, owners and investors across all sectors worldwide, never competing with clients, preferring instead to remain the ultimate and unbiased choice in global real estate services.


Colliers client relationships are built on experience, speed-to-market and enduring trust. We only succeed if our clients succeed.
As one of only a few companies with a truly global platform, more than 16,000 Colliers people worldwide are unified by the power of delivering services seamlessly, wherever our clients choose to do business. Colliers people look for unrealized potential, challenging themselves to see things differently, and achieving outcomes that exceed our clients’ expectations.


Colliers is the place where creative and entrepreneurial people with high integrity choose to make a difference. Colliers people are passionate about what they do, take personal responsibility for success and don’t like unnecessary red-tape—all natural extensions of our enterprising culture.
Colliers attracts, develops and retains people who put clients first and challenge themselves to provide advice that support the best business decisions. Colliers people are successful because they enjoy what they do. They are serious about their work yet don’t take themselves too seriously.


At Colliers, our growth strategy allows us to remain focused on doing the right things for our clients, our people, our community and our shareholders every day. We strive to grow our business faster than industry growth rates and we augment our internal growth with prudent and strategic acquisitions designed to increase market share, expand service offerings and extend our geographic reach for the benefit of our clients and shareholders.


For more than 20 years, Colliers proven track record of creating value for shareholders has resulted in superior returns and industry growth. Colliers people also own significant equity in our business, bringing pride of ownership to everything we do. No other global real estate service firm has created more value for shareholders than the people of Colliers International.


Bayan Kuatova

Bayan Kuatova

Managing Partner

+7 777 212 5887


Assel Mussabekova

Assel Mussabekova

Business Development Director

+7 701 711 4225


Ilya Bibekin

Ilya Bibekin

Executive Director | PMP

+7 701 555 8965


Ekaterina Hodyreva

Ekaterina Hodyreva

Senior Analyst

+7 708 710 22 24



Bayan has been working for Colliers since 2006. Initially she managed an affiliated company of Locum Consulting in Kazakhstan – a subsidiary of Colliers International UK. In 2011 she became a Partner and Managing Director of Colliers franchised office in Kazakhstan. Bayan participated in over 500 projects, including Medeu-Shymbulak ski resort redevelopment, Aport Mall in Almaty, Akbulak Golf Resort, Astana EXPO-2017 and over one million sq.m. of mixed-use development in Kazakhstan. Bayan is an expert in the Kazakhstan real estate market and is responsible for growing the Colliers business in Kazakhstan. On a day-to-day basis, Bayan advises domestic and international clients on a wide range of property issues, feasibility studies and business and real estate opportunities for new entrants. Bayan is successfully bringing international real estate best practice and aligning it to the needs to the local market place. Her projects’ geographic coverage includes Kazakhstan and CIS.






Assel is responsible for development of the Colliers business in Kazakhstan. She is also involved in consultancy.  Assel has a Masters in Business Administration from IE Business School in Madrid, Spain.  In August 2010 Assel joined Colliers
International’s specialised Hotels team in London and in late 2012 re-joined Colliers Kazakhstan as Business Development

Assel is a very capable consultant with extensive project experience across the CIS countries, Georgia, Turkey, Singapore and Malaysia. Assel has been involved in consultancy work for a wide range of development projects including concept development, financial feasibilities as well as tourism potential assessment and visitor forecasting for a large scale, cross-border eco-tourism project in Singapore and Malaysia. She has also undertaken due diligence and preparation of an Investment Memorandum for a year round resort in Russia. Assel has also had experience in tenant/landlord representation as part of the office leasing service offered by the local office of Locum Consulting / Colliers International in Kazakhstan. Since joining Colliers International’s specialised Hotels team, Assel has worked on market and financial feasibility studies and valuations for hotels and resorts in Kazakhstan, Georgia, Armenia, Scotland, the Netherlands and Turkey.




Ilya undertakes project management work across Kazakhstan and the CIS and he is an expert on the Kazakhstan project management and civil construction market. Ilya manages Project Management department in Colliers International Kazakhstan. He is also responsible for support and advisory of brokerage, retail and analytics departments in Colliers Kazakhstan.

Ilya took part in various projects in Kazakhstan and CIS, including: project management, design, construction and commissioning of Medeu-Shymbulak Ski Resort in Almaty; project management, design and commissioning of Esentai Tower in Almaty (87.000 sqm); project management, design, construction and commissioning of Esentai shopping Mall in Almaty (appr. 100.000 sqm); project management, design and commissioning of Esentai Residentials in Almaty (appr. 70.000 sqm); project management, design, construction and commissioning of AFD blocks A,B,C,D in Almaty (151.000 sqm); commissioning of Haileybury school in Almaty; head project management, design, construction and commissioning of Bosch office and warehouse building in Almaty (5.000 sqm); head project management, design and construction of St Regis 5+* hotel in Astana (62.000 sqm); commissioning of Ritz Carlton in Moscow.



Ekaterina undertakes research and consultancy work across Kazakhstan and the CIS and is an expert on the Kazakhstan property market. Katya has a strong interest in socio-economic trends and what they mean to the property market. Currently she is expanding the Company research data base and bringing international best practice property research to Kazakhstan and CIS markets. Katya took part in different projects in Kazakhstan, including:  market research, concept development and financial estimations for 42 ha and 11 ha sites in Almaty; highest and best use analysis for a portfolio of 6 land plots in Almaty and 2 land plots in Astana; market research and analysis for golf & residential masterplanned community in Almaty; market research and analysis, property analysis for a number of valuation projects in Almaty, Astana and other cities of Kazakhstan.

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