Anara DurkinAssociate Director and Head of Research
Anara has led the integrity due diligence research for Interchange since 2013. She also undertakes a wide range of project and process support for Interchange customers in both government and commercial sectors.
She is a UK citizen, graduated in Political Science and International Relations from the Kazakhstan Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages.
Before joining Interchange, Anara had experience in the oil and gas sector where she was responsible for developing and implementing and project document, management processes and systems in the major Kazakh gas and oilfields, working with both Kazakh and large international oil and gas companies. She has wide third party management experience working with oilfield project suppliers, contractors, equipment vendors and joint venture parties.
Anara is fluent in Kazakh and Russian.