Board of Directors

Dr. Raci KayaChairman of the Board

November 2020
Chairman of the Board, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
2016
Deputy Undersecretary, Ministry of Treasury and Finance
2018 - 2019
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Vakıfbank
2016 - 2018
Member of the Board, Turk Eximbank
2016 - 2018
G20 Finance Deputy for Türkiye
2016 - 2018
Alternate Governor and Executive Director for Türkiye for several international development banks, including the World Bank, Islamic Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, and African Development Bank, among others
2015-2016
Deputy Director General, Treasury Management and International Banking Department, Ziraat Katılım Bankası A.Ş.
2007 - 2014
Deputy Director General, Aktif Yatırım Bankası
1990 - 2007
Various management positions in state-owned and private banks in Türkiye
2013
Marmara University, Ph.D. (Economics)
1996
Hacettepe University, M.A. (Economics)
1989
Middle East Technical University, B.Sc. (Public Administration)

İbrahim Halil ÖztopCEO and Board Member

September 2021
Chairman of Board of Directors, Turkish Capital Markets Association
April 2021
Vice Chairman of Merkezi Kayıt İstanbul A.Ş. (MKK), representing Turkish Capital Markets Association
June 2020
Member of The Board of Directors, Banks Association of Türkiye
December 2018
Board Member and CEO, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
October 2018
Chairman and CEO, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
2011 - 2018
Executive Vice President, Corporate Finance, Garanti Securities
2006 - 2010
Managing Director, The Ottoman Fund, (Real Estate Fund)
2002 - 2006
Head of Investment Banking, Industrial Development Bank of Türkiye
1999 - 2001
Head of Project Finance and Investment Banking, KORFEZBANK
1995 - 1999
Vice President, Corporate Finance, Industrial Development Bank of Türkiye
1996
Bilkent University, Master of Business Administration
1991
M.E.T.U, Faculty of Engineering, Industrial Engineer

Salim Can KaraşıklıIndependent Board Member | Chairman of the Remuneration Committee | Member of Corporate Governance Committee

December 2018
Member of Board, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
October 2018
Member of Board, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
2018
Member of Board, Development Bank of Türkiye
2018
Member of Board, Çemtaş
2014
Member of Board, Marshall Boya
2009
Member of Board, Baylas Otomotiv A.Ş.
2004 - 2006
Member of Board, Bank Pozitif
2001
Lecturer, (MBA), İstanbul Bilgi University
1999 - 2004
General Director, CBank
1994 - 1999
General Director, Toprak Leasing
1994 - 1999
General Director of Toprak Faktoring
1989
Boğaziçi University, Department of Business Administration

Dr. Turgay GeçerIndependent Board Member | Chairman of the Audit Committee

2019 -
Present Board Member, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
2018 -
Present Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Istanbul Sehir University
2011 - 2015
Project Manager, Advisor to the CEO, The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (Belbim Co. Inc.)
2010 - 2018
Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University
2007 - 2009
Deputy General Director, Member of Audit Committee, Aktif Bank
2002 - 2007
Head of Risk Management Group, Ziraat Bank, Head Office
2001 - 2005
Head Office, Head of Risk Management, Family Finance Corporation
1997 - 2001
Finance Coordinator, Orion Asia Group of Companies
1991 - 1997
Project Manager, II. Manager, Albaraka Turk Participation Bank
2000
Marmara University, Institute of Banking and Insurance – PhD
1995
Marmara University, Institute of Banking and Insurance – Master Degree
1991
İstanbul University, Department of Business Administration

Erdal ErdemIndependent Board Member | Chairman of Corporate Governance Committee | Member of Audit Committee

July 2020
Board Member, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
2019 - 2020
CEO, Şekerbank
2017 - 2019
Deputy General Manager, Şekerbank SME Banking
2014 - 2017
Chairman of the Board, Halk Factoring
2014 - 2017
Marketing Deputy General Manager, Halkbank SME Banking
2012 -2014
Board Member and Credit Committee Member, Ziraat Bank
1996 - 2011
Deputy General Manager, Participation Banks
1995 - 1996
Faisal Finance
1993
Afyon Kocatepe University Finance, Undergraduate and Beykent University, Graduate

Onur GökIndependent Board Member

Ömer KarademirIndependent Board Member

2022
Board Member, Development and Investment Bank of Türkiye
2021
CEO, Public Finance, Ministry of Treasury and Finance
2021-2022
Board Member, The State Supply Office
2020-2021
Deputy Director General, Public Finance, Ministry of Treasury and Finance
2017 - 2020
Project Group Head, Public Finance, Ministry of Treasury and Finance
2009
Specialist, Public Finance, Ministry of Treasury and Finance
2006
Assistant Specialist, Foreign Economic Relations, Ministry of Treasury and Finance
2015
Carnegie Mellon University, Public Administration / Master Degree
2006
Middle East Technical University, Department of Economics