Rashid Abatuly was born on March 4th, 1981 in Kentau South-Kazakhstan Region.

. He graduated the Shymkent University, the Shymkent Social- Pedagogical University and the Academic Innovation University, and has qualifications of Bachelor of Informatics, Bachelor of State Administration, Lawyer.

Alumnus of Bolashak program, graduated Queen Mary University of London, Master of State Administration.

He began his career in 2000 as an engineer-operator of the production cooperative "Daulet" in Kentau, South Kazakhstan Region.

2004-2009 he held the positions of deputy director, director of the State Institution "Information and Testing Center of the Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan for Public Service Affairs" in Astana.
2009-2015 he was the head of the sector of the public service and personnel work department, the main consultant of the financial, economic and personnel work department, the main consultant to the secretariat of the leadership of the Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
2015-2018 he was the head of the apparatus of Mayor of Shymkent, the head of the center for information technology of the “Nur Otan” party, an adviser to Mayor of Shymkent.
From September 2018 Rashid Ayupov served as chairman of the board of JSC NC SEC SHYMKENT. In office of Turkestan mayor since July 3, 2019.

The Republic of Kazakhstan,
Turkestan, Kozhanova street 24

e-mail: akim@amazingturkistan.kz