He was born in 1969 in Aktobe region.
Graduated from Aktobe Medical Institute, specialty “General Medicine”.
Member of the Assembly of people of Kazakhstan, member of the Presidium of the National Chamber of entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Atameken”, chairman of the regional council of Aktobe Chamber of Entrepreneurs.
Winner of the National public prize “Altyn zhurek” (2011), holder of the gold medal “Philanthropist of education” (2012), winner of the international competition “Entrepreneur of the year”.
I.Salzhanov takes an active part in the charity and philanthropist activity of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan. He financed such projects as “Road Map of Charity of the APK”, program “Mother’s house” in Aktobe, repair of the Kazakh school in Mongolia, opening of the center on the learning of the Kazakh language in Huston (the USA) and so on.
He was included into the list of the 100 new faces of Kazakhstan.