Golib Kholjigitov

Deputy Minister of Finance
The Republic of Uzbekistan

Adjunct Professor of Finance
Faculty of Finance and Accounting

Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Harvard University, USA


Mr. Golib Kholjigitov has significant experience in the corporate, government and academic sectors.
He has spent almost two decades acquiring deep expertise in project finance, public private partnerships, Fintech solutions, wealth management, and business services in the banking domain. He has previously held the positions of Project Manager at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) in New York City, as well as Strategy Consultant at KazMunayGas, Kazakhstan. He is currently Deputy Minister of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan and Head of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Development Agency.


Mr. Kholjigitov previously worked as Associate Professor of Finance at Kazakh-British Technical University (KBTU) in Almaty, Kazakhstan where he also served as Deputy Dean of the School of Business. During his tenure at KBTU, he was instrumental in driving forward various international activities from revising the finance curriculum to incorporate the CFA Institute competencies, to spearheading the opening of a new MSc in Finance program, to initiating the project of obtaining an international business school accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), USA. As Director of Policy Improvement Center under the State Competition Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan, he spent six years overseeing research projects targeting different areas of the economy.


Mr. Kholjigitov has received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Northern Arizona University (USA) and his Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (USA).