Supervisory Board

1-Chairman of Supervisory Board - BİLGEHAN KURU

Bilgehan Kuru graduated from the Middle East Technical University (Department of Mining Engineering). He studied for a master degree in finance at the Institute of Physical Sciences of the same university. He began his career as a Foreign Exchange Clerk at Halkbank, where he worked from 1986 to 1988. He joined Pamukbank in 1988 as an Assistant Specialist before serving as a Service Director and Manager of the Treasury Department at the same bank. He was appointed as the Head of the Department of Foreign Exchange and Money Markets at Halkbank in November 2004. Having held the position of Assistant General Manager for Retail Banking at Halkbank from June 2007 until July 2011, Mr. Kuru was appointed as Assistant General Manager for Treasury and Strategy Management at Ziraat Bank in July 2011 and he has been working as Executive Vice President for Financial Management since August 2014.

2-Member of Supervisory Board - TAHİR DEMİRKIRAN 

He was born in Istanbul in 1967. He graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Economics, Department of Economics. He started his banking career in 1995 as Pamukbank T.A.Ş. as Financial Analysis and Intelligence Assistant Specialist. He worked in Specialist and Loans Service Management positions. Later, Turkey, Halkbank Inc.; He served as Department Manager in Financial Analysis and Credits, Commercial Branch Manager and Commercial Credits Department, and Member of the Board of Directors at Halk Leasing. In 2015, he worked as the Head of Retail Loans Allocation and Management Group of Ziraat Bank. As of February 12, 2016, Ziraat Participation Bank A.Ş. He continues his duty as Deputy General Manager of Credit Allocation and Management.

3-Member of Supervisory Board - ZAFFER AYDIN

He was born in Ağrı in 1976. He graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Political Sciences, Public Administration. He started his professional career as an Assistant Specialist at the Ministry of Finance in 2002. He worked as an assistant inspector at Ziraat Bank in 2005 and he worked as an Inspector and Senior Inspector until 2011, Aydın, Regional Marketing Manager 3 in 2012, Vice President of the Board of Inspectors in 2013, Head of the Inspection Board in 2014, Istanbul 5th Region Manager in 2016, In 2018, he served as Head of Retail Sales Management-2 Department. He has been working as Retail Sales Management - 4 Department Head since 2019.