Kassym Shokan Zhanatovich was born on December 9, 1986 in Kokshetau city, in a family of teachers.
In 2000 finished Kazakh lyceum, in 2004 graduated the Academy “Kokshe”, specialty environmental engineer. He studied in postgraduate study of Karagandy State Technical University.
In 2008 he defended the master's thesis in Almaty and received an academic degree of Candidate of Technical Sciences.
Since 2007 to 2008 he studied English language in Oxford (Britain).
In 2009 he passed business practice in Barcelona (Spain).
In 2010 within 3 months he passed sports training in Tokyo (Japan).
On a grant of the EU finished a magistracy of the European institute of policy (IEP) in Berlin (Germany).
Associate professor of the academy “Kokshe”.
The Master of Sports of Kazakhstan in karate, the owner of a black belt of 3 degree. The world champion among juniors of 2003, the silver prize-winner of an European cup of 2009 and the bronze prize-winner of CHE 2010.
He was awarded by Akim's diplomas of Kokshetau and the Akmola regional maslikhat.
He speaks in Kazakh, Russian and English languages fluently.