Kakajan Berdiyev is Partner & Country Director DAMSON Group (Turkmenistan). He is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Maslahatcylar HJ (Consultants ES) where he is providing advisory services to commercial, corporate and technical sectors in risk and compliance, and strategy development. He has also been Co-Founder and Consultant with ORIPAR Trade & Consulting. Earlier Kakajan was Deputy CEO & CFO at MB Group of Companies in Turkmenistan where he was responsible for controlling, reporting, accounting and finance related matters and oversaw the capital structure of the company and addressed the issues surrounding capital structure. He has also been the Deputy CEO & CFO of Abadan Haly Open Joint Stock Company. He also worked as Finance Manager at Yupek Yoly Tajirchilik IE Construction Company. He has also been Deputy Chief of Finance at Ronesans Holding. Kakajan also worked as Finance Specialist at Sehil Insaat Ltd. Sti.

He graduated in Economics and Administrative Law from International Turkmen Turkish University where he was also Member of the Center for Economic Studies of ITTU and Chairman of Young Economists' Club of ITTU.