Executive Board

A. Erdal Aral

A. Erdal Aral

GENERAL DIRECTOR

Mr. A. Erdal Aral was born in 1967 and graduated from the Department of Economics in English of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Marmara University in 1989. He then earned his Master’s degree in International Banking from Loughborough University of Technology. In 1989, Mr. Aral began working at Türkiye İş Bankası A.Ş. as Assistant Inspector and then he was appointed Assistant Manager of the Treasury Department in 1997, Unit Manager in 2000, Department Manager in 2002, Manager of Kozyatağı Corporate Branch in 2008, Deputy General Director in 2011, and General Director of İş Yatırım in 2013. Appointed General Director of our Company on April 1, 2016, Mr. Erdal Aral still holds this position and also serves as a Board Member of our Company.

Hüseyin Çalışkan

Hüseyin Çalışkan

DEPUTY GENERAL DIRECTOR

Mr. Hüseyin Çalışkan was born in 1971 and graduated from the Department of Business Administration of the Middle East Technical University in 1993. The same year, Mr. Çalışkan started his career as Assistant Inspector at the Inspection Board of Türkiye İş Bankası A.Ş. After he served as Assistant Manager of the Commercial Loans Allocation Department between 2002 and 2007 and Unit Manager of the SME Loans Allocation Department between 2007 and 2013, Mr. Çalışkan was appointed Deputy General Director in our Company on 02.05.2013 and still holds this position.

Canan Keskin

Canan Keskin

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Ms. Canan Keskin was born in 1976 and graduated from the Department of Economics in English of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Marmara University in 1998, and earned her Master’s degree at in Economics from Guelph University in Canada. Having started her banking career as Assistant Inspector at the Inspection Board of Türk Dış Ticaret Bankası A.Ş. (Fortis Bank A.Ş.) in 2000, Ms. Keskin served as Credit Rating Manager at the Credits Group of the same bank between 2006-2007, Unit Manager of the Corporate and Commercial Loans Monitoring, Administrative Proceedings and Legal Proceedings Department between 2007-2009, and Director at the same department between 2009-2011. Following her service as Manager of the Corporate Loans Monitoring Department at Türk Ekonomi Bankası A.Ş. from February 2011 to December 2011, Ms. Keskin started taking office as Operations Manager at our Company in December 2011, and was appointed Executive Director on April 1, 2017.

Ahmet Zafer Kalyoncu

Ahmet Zafer Kalyoncu

ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER

Mr. Ahmet Z. Kalyoncu was born in 1974 and graduated from the Department of Public Administration of the Faculty of Political Science of the İstanbul University in 1999. The same year, Mr. Kalyoncu started his career as Assistant Specialist at the II. Credit Department of Türkiye İş Bankası A.Ş. He served respectively as Assistant Specialist and Specialist at II. Credit Department, Taksim Branch and Kozyatağı Corporate Branch between 1999 and 2009. Mr. Kalyoncu was appointed as Assistant Manager of the Gebze Corporate Branch in 2009 and promoted to the Unit Manager position in the Commercial Banking Sales Department in 2016. He was appointed as the Assistant General Manager to İş Faktoring A.Ş in 2018 and still holds this position.