Indira Altynbekova joined Bax & Company as an intern in advanced materials team in January 2022.
Indira accomplished a bachelor’s degree in engineering with a focus on environmental chemistry and new technologies at Centria University of Applied Sciences in Finland. During her studies, she did an Erasmus exchange in Barcelona and several internships in analytical chemistry research labs on the topics such as ore processing, wastewater treatment, and bio-based metal absorbers. After graduation, Indira worked at the institute of chemical sciences in Kazakhstan as part of the sustainable insulation foams development. Then she started her master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies in environmental, social, and economic sustainability at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and an internship at Bax & Company was a part of her studies. She continued her career path at Bax & Company after completing her master’s degree.
In her free time, Indira loves hiking, exploring nature, playing beach volleyball, and skating. Recently, she started her new hobbies as pottery, painting, and embroidery. She also loves spending time with her friends, traveling with them, and trying out new things together. Indira is a native of Kazakh and is fluent in English and Russian. Now she is taking Spanish classes together with her colleagues at Bax & Company and hoping this time it will be more of a success.