Global changes were taking place in a small company at that time, which coincided with Kamran Gulamov entering the company. AKFA rapidly scaled up and gradually became a major market player. In his new position, the manager was responsible for the supply chain, and over the next three years, he learned a lot about the industry and the market. In 2014, he received a master's degree and completely immersed himself in the company's affairs. The director and top managers began to listen to the supplier's opinion, Gulamov attended senior managers' meetings.
In 2015, the management entrusted the manager with the first serious project - constructing the BENKAM Alu Extrusion aluminium plant in the Navoi free economic zone and becoming the new enterprise director. The next four years he spent on the construction site, as the production was created almost from scratch.
Thanks to the team's successful work under the leadership of Kamran Gulamov, the company managed to build the largest site in Central Asia to produce aluminium profiles, which is successfully developing to this day. The enterprise's capacity is designed for the production of 40 thousand tons of aluminium profile per year. The production is fully automated. The company is constantly expanding its export potential and supplies products to Europe, Canada and the United States.
Since 2020, Kamran Gulamov has held the CEO position at AKFA Group and is responsible for the holding's development strategy. In working on the company's plans, the top manager focuses on the example of the global business giants Apple and Google, which are betting on a specific market segment. The holding structure includes 20 enterprises engaged in the production of window systems, aluminium and translucent structures, urban infrastructure elements, and heating equipment. The holding company exports its products to more than 20 countries around the world.
In 2019, at the initiative of Mr Gulamov, the company established the RND Research Center, where work is underway to launch new products. The company has organized an IT centre, expanded the production of PVC. One of the company's latest projects is the launch of a plant for the production of metal structures in October 2020, the construction of which was supervised by Kamran Gulamov. The holding company's news says that in December 2020, the company signed a contract with PwC and SAP to implement a set of measures to launch its IPO. The company's international reputation will attract funds from new foreign investors and expand its production capacity.
The company plans to increase aluminium extrusion production, which is in demand in the world market. In December 2020, Kamran Gulamov announced the third stage of construction of the BENKAM production complex. The company will have new offices, technological showrooms, and administrative buildings in addition to the new lines. To date, 900 jobs have been created in BENKAM Alu Extrusion, and the expansion will make it possible to increase the staff to 1,400 people.