EPAM Systems Kazakhstan became a participant of Astana Hub
In September 2022, EPAM Kazakhstan received a registration certificate of membership in the Astana Hub International IT Startup Technology Park.
EPAM is one of the world's leading providers of digital transformation services and developing digital and physical products and platforms. The company has offices in 50+ countries and employs more than 60,000 worldwide. In 2012, EPAM went public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: EPAM).
The company has been listed three times in Fortune's 100 Fastest Growing Companies (2020-2022) and featured in the S&P 500 Index (2021). In 2022, EPAM entered Barron's list of 100 Environmentally Responsible Companies.
EPAM's client base covers software and high technology, energy, finance, tourism, healthcare, automotive and light, telecommunications, and other industries. Among the clients are SAP, Reebok, Google, P&G, UBS, Epic Games, Coca-Cola, Adidas, Adobe, Wolters Kluwer, Thomson Reuters, UPC, and Vodafone.
EPAM Kazakhstan, founded in 2008, applies global practices to developing IT in the region and socially important initiatives. The company now has more than 1100 employees working in 15 cities in Kazakhstan, with major offices located in Astana, Almaty, and Karaganda.
EPAM Kazakhstan prioritizes training IT professionals, including its training facility and partnership with institutions. Over the course of the training center's existence, more than 3,500 people have been trained; in 2022 alone, more than 550 pupils were taught. University partners include IITU, Satbayev University, SDU, KBTU, and Astana IT University. In KTU, a combined IT laboratory has been operational since 2011.
Director of EPAM Kazakhstan Alexey Aksenov: "Together with Astana Hub Technopark, we aim to become drivers of Kazakhstan's innovation ecosystem and a hub of international level for the development of technology business. Our cooperation opens new opportunities for the growth of professional communities, educational programs, and development of the IT sphere in Kazakhstan in general."
"Cooperation between Astana Hub and EPAM Kazakhstan is long-awaited and quite logical as we are united by common values on the development of the IT industry, support of talents, and professional development of Kazakhstani IT specialists. I am confident that together we will be able to realize new significant projects. We also anticipate that EPAM's inclusion as a Hub resident will increase the export revenue and the number of contracts in Kazakhstan," said Magzhan Madiev, General Director of Astana Hub.
EPAM also supports social initiatives in Kazakhstan focused on educating and nurturing children, protecting the environment, and collaborating with UNICEF and the Red Crescent for various projects.
Insider, a significant IT conference, will be held on October 22 at the Astana Hub by EPAM Kazakhstan. Follow the link to register for the conference. We invite the media to cover the event; accreditation is obligatory.