Anara hails from Kazakhstan, a country in the post-Soviet Union known for its diverse and breathtaking landscapes. Growing up, her fascination with English culture propelled her to pursue her first degree in the United Kingdom, where she spent four enriching years immersing herself in her studies. Upon completing her Bachelor’s degree, Anara returned to Kazakhstan and delved into the development sector, joining the largest local NGO. It was in this role that she discovered her passion for monitoring and evaluation, data analysis, and sociology.
With a remarkable 12 years of experience in her field, Anara has collaborated with esteemed institutions such as the World Bank, EU Commission, and IWPR. These endeavors have equipped her with a wide-ranging skill set in utilizing innovative analytical tools and techniques, conducting social research, and performing in-depth analytics. As a freelancer, Anara now offers her expertise in data research and analysis to organizations and businesses worldwide.
Her areas of specialization encompass both quantitative and qualitative research, encompassing the design and implementation of surveys, interviews, and focus groups. Anara excels in collecting and analyzing data, employing descriptive and inferential statistics on sizable datasets. She is well-versed in various analytical tools, boasting proficiency in R, SPSS, Stata, Excel, Python, Tableau, and SurveyMonkey.
Anara upholds a commitment to delivering high-quality and professional services to her clients, aiding them in making well-informed, data-driven decisions. Beyond her technical prowess, she exudes exceptional communication skills, a strong sense of responsibility, and an unwavering work ethic. As a reliable and trustworthy team member, Anara is a valuable asset at Symmetra global.