Andrew Beklemishev
Regional Director, IDC Central Asia

As a Regional Manager for Central Asia, Andrew Beklemishev is responsible for IDC's rapidly expanding business in developing markets of Central Asia and Azerbaijan. He oversees and participates in all IDC research, market intelligence consulting, and events in this region. He has over ten years of experience in IT and telecommunications.

Prior to joining IDC in 2007, Beklemishev’s experience included work with Central Asian governments, USAID, UNDP, UNESCAP, the World Bank, and the European Commission, as well as with various non-governmental organizations and private companies. He also worked on the design of Kazakhstan's eGovernment Concept and Implementation Program.

Andrew Beklemishev holds a Master of Science degree in management from the International Academy of Business (Kazakhstan) and an international executive MBA from the HEC School of Management (France).