Chairman of the Central Council
Civic Movement of Youth of Uzbekistan "KAMOLOT"
Bakhodir works to advance the economic growth, social transformation, and political modernization of Uzbekistan, and support active participation of youth in development processes. Since 2010, he chairs the Central Council of the Civic Movement of Youth of Uzbekistan “Kamolot”, the largest NGO in the country, which has over 4 million members. He is also a member of boards of numerous organizations and many minister-level state commissions, including commissions on prevention of human trafficking, AIDS, and juvenile crime. A member of the Liberal Democratic Party, he was elected to serve a five year term in the national parliament in 2009. Previously, he served as Deputy Director of the Antimonopoly Policy Improvement Center, a think tank specializing in policy analysis on competition enforcement and private sector development. As a former foreign investment specialist at the Tashkent City Mayor’s Office and a mayor’s advisory board member, Bakhodir has firsthand experience in developing commercial enterprise through public-private partnerships.