We are introducing to you Project Management Institute Mongolia Chapter`s 2018-2020 Advisory Board of Directors.
An Advisory Committee is responsible for providing superior expertise, knowledge and non-binding strategic advice to the executive Board of Directors to improve their process and operational excellence in order to effectively manage the activities of PMI Mongolia Chapter (PMIMC). The informal nature of an Advisory Committee gives greater flexibility in structure compared to the Board members.
OYUN Sanjaasuren, Chair of the Zorig Foundation
Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren is currently Chair of the Global Water Partnership. She is a member of Advisory Boards of Varieties of Democracies (V-Dem) and the International Republican Institute. Oyun Sanjaasuren served as the first President of the United Nations Environment Assembly of UNEP. She was elected 5 terms as Member of Parliament of Mongolia (1998-2016), and served as Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Environment and Green Development. One of the leading women figures in Mongolia, she chairs a number of NGOs, including Zorig Foundation and Women Corporate Directors. Mrs. Oyun graduated from Karlova University in Prague and holds a Ph.D. in Earth Sciences from Cambridge University, UK.
Bulgantuya Khurelbaatar, Deputy Finance Minister of Mongolia
Ms. Bulgantuya Khurelbaatar is the Deputy Finance Minister of Mongolia. Prior to being appointed to her current position, she worked as the Secretary of Mongolian People’s Party, in charge of Party Structure, International Relations and NGOs. Ms.Bulgantuya served as the Vice President of Mongolian Social Democracy-Youth Union, the youth organization of Mongolian People’s Party. After having completed her high school in Australia, she obtained B.A in Economics from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, PRC and M.A in International and Development Economics from Yale University, USA. Bulgantuya worked as Director of Business Development Department of Petrovis LLC, Project Manager at Oyu Tolgoi Project and Commercial Principal Advisor of Oyu Tolgoi LLC, Consultant on World Bank projects in developing countries such as East Timor and Palestine.
Steve Potter, Chairman of Amcham, Senior Advisor of Taskonir Trading
Steve has 40 years of Caterpillar and Caterpillar Dealer management experience in 10 countries and 15 years of competency in organizational and general management. Steve worked for PT Trakindo Utama LLC in Indonesia as a General Manager and has extensive experience in providing advisory services, working for the SME Advisory Services division of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. He has broad expertise in business systems and processes, and a very strong background in the mining industry, including mining equipment rentals, aftermarket support, and finance. Currently, Steve is a CEO of Taskonir Trading LLC. Steve holds an MBA from the Scottish Business School of the University of Edinburgh and a BA in economics from the University of Keele in England.
Marc Tassé MIBA, MGM, PMP
During his career he has worked with clients in 10 countries, leading projects related to commercial finance, e-commerce, physical and network security, pharmaceutical distribution, apprenticeship and trades development, immigration and settlement, entrepreneurship, cultural and community development. Current projects include the development of a National Archeological Database in partnership with the Smithsonian Institute and a design and implementation of a new national library management and training system for over 460 municipal libraries across Mongolia. He oversees the development projects such as implementation of PMI into Mongolian University curriculum. Also he facilitates the chapter’s advanced project management training workshops and custom tailored training programs. He is currently in Mongolia as the Country Director of the People in Need Mongolia, exploring new areas for research and academic collaboration between North America and Mongolia Administration from Institute of Finance and Economics.
Bolor Dorjnamjil, Founder & CEO of NCS LLC, Chairman of MECPartners LLC
Bolor has MBA in Technology and Management Science. He has been worked as Deputy Director of Mongolian Telecommunication Company, as CEO at Newtel, Mobicom, Skytel companies in Mongolia for about 20 years since 1996. Bolor is founder and CEO of ‘’NCS’’ LLC which provides training and consultancy service since 2017. He is a Chairman of Board of Directors of MECPartners which runs internet business and software development. He works as a consultant of the Mongolian Management Consultants’ Institute (MMCi). Bolor also serves as Board Member of Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST).
Maizorig J, CEO of MDS KhanLeX LLP
Maizorig is a partner of MDS KhanLex LLP. During his 15 years of legal experience he held a number of positions in the Ministry of Justice such as a specialist, senior specialist and Deputy Director of the Legal Policy Department. His previous experience and familiarity of decision making process at public sector brings much value to the firm and the private sector’s clients when dealing with Government related transactions and projects. He advises clients on various transactions involving project financing, M&A and corporate matters. He heads the PPP/Project finance, Infrastructure, Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration practices of the firm. Since the introduction of PPP/Project Finance in Mongolia, Maizorig has been involved as a secretariat of working group on drafting and development of Law on Concession and State policy on development of PPP, advising contractors, service providers, consortia, and public bodies on a wide range of projects. In the rail sector, he advised on the New Railway project and acted as the Local counsel of Ulaanbaatar Railways (UBTZ) JSC’s international arbitration case. In relation to banking and finance, he advised on the multi-million dollar transaction involving Credit Suisse. He has co-authored first ever Mongolian book on project finance, “The Fundamentals of Project Finance”. Maizorig is a member of Mongolian Bar Association. He is proficient in English. Maizorig has been rated as a leading lawyer by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016, being quoted as “responsive, experienced and reliable lawyer” and in the same publication under the leading lawyers referred him as the person who “provides good advice in tricky issues”.
SER-OD Ichinkhorloo, Founder & CEO of B2B Mongolia and MBD
Ser Od is Founder and Director of B2B Mongolia ("Bridge of your Business" company) which manages Mongolian Business Database, who has been worked for the main business representative organizations including Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry as a Head of Department and the Business Council of Mongolia as a Vice Director for about 15 years. “Mongolian Business Database” www.mongolianbusinessdatabase.com is the number 1 ranking website on Google's related search based on its visitors/registrants access from more than 60 countries. He graduated Mongolian National University’s Law Institute in 1998 and 2006 Alumni of Academy of American and International Law in Plano, Texas. Previously he worked for Inter-Parliamentary relations department of Mongolian Parliament and Export Manager of MCS Holding. He also serves as a board member of Monnoos company and a Country Coordinator of the Academy of American and International Law Dallas TX.
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