Achievements of sovereign Kazakhstan entered the world history in close connection with the name of its President N.A. Nazarbayev. Exactly Nursultan Nazarbayev played the role of an architect of the new independent state. In his interview with A.I. Ageev, the chief editor of the “Economic Strategies” magazine, the doctor of economic sciences, the doctor of political sciences, the author of several scientific papers and publications on the Eurasian economic integration, Kazakh-Russian relations and the history of modern diplomacy Tair Mansurov told about the depth and significance of the ambitious goals set up and strategic objectives achieved, about his book “Nursultan Nazarbayev”, the nuances of the Eurasian countries integration, the key tools of the Eurasian project realization. T.A. Mansurov was awarded the prize “Man of the Year – 2015” by the Russian Biographical Institute for scientific research and development in the sphere of modern Eurasian integration.