Board of Directors

Derya Ekemen Fidan

General Manager and Board Member

Derya Ekemen Fidan, who graduated from Marmara University, Department of Business Administration, completed her master degree in Business Administration at Istanbul Technical University. She worked as Customer and Correspondent Relations Group Manager at Dış Faktoring A.Ş., International Factoring Group Manager at Yapı Kredi Faktoring A.Ş. and Global Foreign Trade and Factoring Group President at HSBC Bank A.Ş. In addition, she served as the General Manager of Figo Ticari Bilgi ve Uygulama Platformu A.Ş.

Dr. Selim Seval

Chairman of the Board

Selim Seval, who completed his MBA at Boğaziçi University and his PhD in Finance at the Faculty of Business Administration at Istanbul University, worked as Investment and Finance Manager at AlBaraka Private Finance Corporation, Deputy General Manager at Pamukbank and General Manager at Demir Factoring. He also became Finari’s (Dun & Bradstreet Turkey) Founding Partner in Turkey while fulfilling the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Advisory Board roles. He is also a part-time lecturer at Boğaziçi University.

Ali Esat Yönder

Vice Chairman of the Board

Ali Esat Yönder, graduated from the Department of Polymer Technology at Loughborough University, then completed his master degree at the Faculty of Business Administration at Istanbul University. He worked as the Founding Partner of Akın Mensucat A.Ş, a Board Member at Edpa Tekstil A.Ş., a Board Member at Tekstil Bankası A.Ş. and a board member at Akın Holding A.Ş. He is also a Board Member at Git Girişim İnşaat Ticaret A.Ş.

Candan Saydam

Board member

Candan Saydam, who completed his undergraduate education at the Department of Economics at Istanbul University, held various positions such as Export Manager at Mensucat Santral and Founding Partner at Cast Tekstil. Candan Saydam is the founder of Private Sezin School and a member of its Board of Directors.