Director of CIFAL Kazakhstan branch office
Edouard Penning Reef, age 29, joined CIFAL in 2012. Since April 2015, he leads the commercial development of the BU Security / High technologies in Central Asia and Azerbaijan.
Graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po’11) – specialization Russia & CIS; Master in Defense and industrial dynamics from the Institut Supérieur de l’Armement et de la Défense (ISAD) – University Paris II Panthéon-Assas (Major P37)
Before joining CIFAL, he worked at Total E&P and THALES headquarters for project development in Russia and Central Asia.
Speaks French, English, and Russian.
20, prospect Dostyk
Business Center “Saint-Petersburg”
office N° 1600
Tel. : +7 (717) 279 27 78
Edouard Penning Reef
TOO CIFAL KAZAKHSTAN (CIS)
ABB, AGIP KCO, ALSTOM, ANPZ, DEGREMONT-SUEZ, DRESSER, EUROPEAN COMMISSION, EGIS AVIA, EBARA CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC, HIDROSTAL, HOWARD MARTEEN, INKAI-CAMECO, ITALCEMENTI-SHYMKENTCEMENT, KATCO-AREVA, NORDIC WATER PRODUCTS, NIPPONKANSAI, NCOC, SAGEM, SIEMENS, SIAM STEEL, SMITHCO, THALES, TSURUMI JAPAN, TYCO, TENGUIZ CHEVROIL, TRB, TECHNIP-TSU, VALLOUREC…
As the first French company to locate in Kazakhstan, in 1991, CIFAL has developed an extensive range of services dedicated to the energy, infrastructure and transportation sectors. CIFAL’s involvement in projects ranges from market research to contract execution. CIFAL has dozens of key customers in Kazakhstan in all of its core businesses : consulting and business support, trade, sourcing, and certification.
- Market studies and business intelligence
- Project identification
- Commercial support
- Industrial representation
- Sales offices…
- Seeking export finance
- Initiation and set up of cross-border multi-sector / specialized investment funds
- Search for foreign direct investors
- Support to Top-Tier companies willing to participate in the privatization program
CIFAL Industrial Services Kazakhstan (CIS KAZ) is a service provider registered as a full-fledge local entity under local legislation. CIS KAZ offers services for recruitment, staff leasing and certification, handles technical translation for industrial projects and administers all licenses required to import equipment (K-GOST).
Specializing in the supply of industrial equipment and consumables for the Oil & Gas, Mining, Petrochemical and Energy industries, CIS KAZ is a distributor of first-class equipment and offers a wide range of products:
- Tubing & casing, drill pipes, fittings, valves, pumps, cables, gearing equipment
- Packages and designed solutions for Natural Gas Generators & Compressors