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  • selçuk Öncer

    SELÇUK ÖNCER

    ETHICS AND REPUTATION SOCIETY (TEID) CHAIRMAN OF BOARD

    Mr. Öncer born in Bulgaria in 1950, has a bachelor’s degree of Political Science and Business Administration from Marmara University Academy of Economics and Commercial Sciences (in 1973)

    He started his professional career at Yapı ve Kredi Bank in 1970 and transferred to the Tofaş Türk Otomobil Fabrikası A.Ş. in 1973.

    After finance, budget, statistics and current account officer duties, he continued his career as a chief account, accounting

    manager, vice general manager-accounting, director of accounting, corporate relations and internal audit director respectively. He still continues his career in same company as a Consultant of Corporate Relations and Internal Audit Director.

    Mr. Öncer who participates in many civil society associations actively, has been elected as Chairman of Board of Ethics and Reputation Society in March 2015.

    Co-founder of Kanserli Çocuklara Umut Vakfı (KAÇUV) Öncer, married and has two children.

  • PROF DR REMZİ SANVER

    Prof. Dr. Remzi SANVER

    İSTANBUL BİLGİ UNIVERSITY RECTOR

    Prof. Dr. Sanver was born in Istanbul, Turkey in 1970. After graduating from Galatasaray High School in 1988, he received his B.Sc. degree in Industrial Engineer-
    ing from Boğaziçi University in 1993. Prof. Dr. Sanver completed his master’s and doctorate studies in the Department of Economics, Boğaziçi University, in 1995 and 1998, respectively.

    Prof. Dr. Sanver, who also worked as visiting faculty member at Ecole Polytechnique in Paris and at Caen University, has been a faculty member in the Depart-

    ment of Economics, Istanbul Bilgi University since Fall 1998. Prof. Dr. Sanver, who is named among the prominent scholars in his scientific areas of interest; namely Social Choice Theory and Economic Design, has published over 50 arti- cles in international scientific journals and books which has been cited over 100 times.

    Prof. Dr. Sanver, who serves in the council of Society for Choice and Welfare, carries on his duties as associate editor in distinguished scientific journals of economic theory. Prof. Dr. Sanver has received awards from the Turkish Acad- emy of Sciences and METU Mustafa Parlar Scientific Research Foundation due to his scientific activities. Prof. Dr. Sanver, who is influent in English, French and Spanish, is the founder of Murat Sertel Center for Advanced Economic Studies at Istanbul Bilgi University, which was established in 2010.

    Prof. Dr. Sanver has been appointed as the Rector of Istanbul Bilgi University as of July 2011.

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    PROF. DR. SEDAT MURAT

    COUNCIL OF ETHICS FOR PUBLIC OFFICIALS, CHAIRMAN

    Mr. Murat studied at the universities of Erzurum Atatürk, Marmara and Istanbul and presented his doctorate to Istanbul University Social Sciences Institute of Labor Economics and Industrial Relations on “Socio-Economic Aspects of Youth Unemployment in Turkey and in the world”.

    He has been working as a research associate at Istanbul University Faculty of Economics, Labor Economics and Industrial Relations Department

    since 1985. Mr. Murat got “Assistan Professor Doctor” title in 1992 and got “Associate Professor Doctor” title in 1994.

    In April 25th 2002, he took “Prof. Dr.” title and still continues to work in this area.

    Mr. Murat is working in the Istanbul University Faculty of Economics as a Dean since January 21, 2010.

    Prof. Dr. Sedat Murat is The Chair of the Council of Ethics for the Public officials serving for the Turkish Prime Ministry.

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    Monty RAPHAEL QC

    PETERS & PETERS SPECIAL COUNSEL, SUMMIT CHAIR

    Monty Raphael QC is one of the UK’s most distinguished white-collar crime lawyers and has extensive experience advising corporations and individuals in relation to complex and high profile cases, often involving multi-national investigations. He is known nationally and internationally as a leading authority on corruption, fraud, money laundering and regulatory issues, and is active member of the legal and academic communities. His outstanding contribution to the legal profession was recognised in 2011, when he was appointed Queen’s Counsel (Honoris Causa).

    Monty has a longstanding interest in bribery and corruption and presented an expert paper on UK corruption law to the International Symposium organised by the OECD as a prelude to its final working sessions on the 1997 Convention. He is on the board of Transparency International UK and is a former Chair of the Anti-Corruption Working Group of the International Bar Association. In 2010, he authored Blackstone’s Guide to the Bribery Act 2010 for the Oxford University Press having given expert advice to the Joint Committee of Parliament who considered the Bribery Bill.

    Monty has practised with Peters & Peters LLP throughout his legal career. He was Senior Partner of the firm until 2005, when he was appointed full-time Special Counsel.

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    SEVERIN WIRZ

    TRACE INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR OF ADVISORY SERVICES

    As Director of Advisory Services, Severin specializes in tailored anti-bribery compliance solutions for multinational, corporate clients. Among the engagements he has worked on are: an international clothing retailer’s compliance program policies and procedures; an enterprise-wide, anti-bribery risk assessment for a Fortune 100 financial services company; in-person, employee training for a U.S.-based multinational’s European subsidiaries; on-the-ground due diligence and training of numerous potential joint venture partners, including ones located in Latin America and Africa; and merger and acquisition FCPA due diligence of an Israeli company for a U.S.-based Fortune 500 multinational.

    Severin is also a frequent speaker on anti-bribery compliance for live events around the world.

    Before joining TRACE, he practiced in the litigation department of Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, a New York City-based law firm. There, he specialized in international commercial disputes, corporate bankruptcy as well as government investigations under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, including the negotiation of a favorable $54.6 million FCPA settlement with the Department of Justice.

    Severin is the co-editor of the book, How to Pay a Bribe: Thinking Like a Criminal to Thwart Bribery Schemes (2014), and is a contributing author for the treatise Practicing Under the U.S. Anti-Corruption Laws (2014) (Aspen). He holds a bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and a juris doctorate from Cornell Law School. Mr. Wirz speaks proficient French and is a member of the New York and New Jersey bar associations.

  • UmutDr. Av Umut KOLCUĞLU

    KOLCUOĞLU DEMIRKAN KOÇAKLI ATTORNEYS MANAGING PARTNER

    After graduating from Sankt Georg Austrian High School, Dr. Umut Kolcuoğlu received his law degree from the Istanbul University School of Law in 1998 and his master’s degree (LL.M.) from the New York University School of Law in 2001. In 2009, he obtained his PhD on Corporate Law and Capital Markets Law from Istanbul University School of Law. Besides his legal practice in Turkey, he was seconded to and worked with Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, New York, U.S.A. in 2002. He also worked as a foreign associate at German law firm Hengeler Mueller, Frankfurt in 2005 and 2006.

    Dr. Umut Kolcuoğlu is the managing partner of Kolcuoğlu Demirkan Koçaklı Attorneys at Law, which he founded in 2007. He has significant experience in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, finance and capital markets law. He is fluent in English and German.

    He is admitted to the Istanbul Bar Association and New York State Bar Association. He is a member of the German – Turkish Chamber of Commerce and Industry, German Bar Association Turkey, Turkish British Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Corporate Governance Association of Turkey, International Bar Association, New York City Bar Association and the Foundation of the Graduates of the Sankt Georg Austrian College.

  • aziz yıldırımAZİZ YARDIMLIPHILOSOPH

    Mr. Yardımlı drop his Engineering (ODTU) and Medical education and went Norway. In Norway, he finished Mathematics, Informatics and Philosophy departments. (he holds Grunfag and Mellomfag degrees in philosophy).

    To maintain the works apart from the corporate concerns
    of Academy and perform more free, productive and efficiently way, he established IDEA Yayınevi in Istanbul in 1986. In addition to James Clerk Maxwell, Einstein, Newton’s background studies he also translates over the 50 significant work with Sigmund Freud’s Metapsychology.

    Moreover, he translates Descartes’s “Söylem, Kurallar ve Meditasyonlar” from Latin and French, Spinoza’s Ethica from Latin, Kant’s Prolegomena, Science of Logic, Ansiklopedik Mantık Bilimi (Küçük Mantık), Lectures on the Philosophy of World History, Tüze Felsefesi and also, Martin Heidegger’s “Being and Time” from German, Rousseau’s The Social Contract from French to Turkish. Mr. Yardımlı maintains his work and activities with friends in NOESIS FELSEFE ATOLYESI.

  • Emre Çolak EMRE ÇOLAK

    PHILIP MORRIS COMPLIANCE DIRECTOR

    Graduated from Istanbul University Law Faculty in 1994.
    His career started as a lawyer in Birsel Law Offices, and continued in Philip Morris International corporate affairs department. Following several responsibilities in Turkey and abroad, he was appointed to his current position as director of compliance programs of the Company’s affiliates in Turkey and Balkans in 2011.

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    DR. MEHMET ALİ DEMIRKAYA

    AREN CONSULTANCY MANAGING PARTNER

    He was born in 1976. He completed the secondary education in Bahçelievler Highschool and graduated from İstanbul University, the Faculty of Economics. He received his Master Degree in Audit from the Marmara University, from the Faculty of Management and his PhD in Management and Finance from the same faculty. In his audit career since 1999, He had the opportunity to work and do management in the biggest audit companies in the world. He began to perform audit and consulting services as a founding partner in Aren Audit and Consulting Company.

    He provides audit and consulting services to the companies in production and service sector and also institutions that operate as subject to regulations of Capital Markets Board, Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency, Energy Market Regulatory Authority, Public Oversight Body and Secretariat of Treasury. He is an expert in the field of Turkish Commercial Code,
    Banking and Capital Markets Regulation, Finance and Corporate Governance Legislation.
    He provided training to approximately 10.000 people in the topics of Turkish Commercial Code, Corporate Governance, Risk Management, Restructuring, Financial Statements Analysis, International Financial Reporting Standards, Internal Control, Internal Audit, Budgeting and Finance for Non-Financial People. In addition, he gave a speech about corporate governance, audit, finance, Turkish legislation in many national and international conferences and panels.
    He is a working group member of Corporate Governance Associate of Turkey (TKYD), Ethics and Reputation Society (TEİD), Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD). He has the licenses of Independent Accountant and Financial Advisor. He has also Auditor Certificates of Public Oversight Body, Capital Markets Board and Secretariat of Treasury.
    He is a member of Independent Audit Association (BDD), Expert Accountants Association of Turkey (TMUD).
    He is an English speaker.

  • Tayfun ZamanTAYFUN ZAMAN

    ETHICS AND REPUTATION SOCIETY (TEID) SECRETARY GENERAL

    Tayfun Zaman is the Founding Secretary General of Ethics and Reputation Society of Turkey, founding director of Turkish Integrity Center of Excellence, editor in chief of INmagazine, has written four compliance guidebooks. He speaks frequently on topics of business ethics, reputation management, anti-corruption initiatives and the hidden costs of corruption.

    Mr. Zaman is a member of B20 Anti-Corruption and Transparency Taskforce, member of OECD’s Anti-Corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (ACN) and the regional representative of Global Ethics Network.
    He has participated in anti-bribery working groups with the OECD and UNODC.

     

  • Doç. Dr Pervin Olgun

    ASSOCIATE PROF. PERVİN OLGUN

    BAREM RESEARCH FOUNDING DIRECTOR

    Pervin Olgun founded Barem in 1982 as the third research agency of Turkey, dedicating her career to the establishment and growth of the industry.

    She took the pioneering role in institutionalizing academic MR principles and quality systems; initiated and lectured trainings in collaboration with Turkish Marketing & Opinion Research Association (TUAD).

    In various periods, she served ESOMAR as country representative for more than 10 years; acted as board member and head of

    ethical committee of TUAD. Pervin is elected as one of the eight members of ESOMAR Council for 2015-2016.

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    Nuran AksuNURAN AKSU

    ETHICS AND REPUTATION RESEARCHS CONSULTANT

    Nuran Aksu has a work experience more than 15 years on Corporate reputation management and impacts on business results and overall performance of the company’s strategic research and stakeholder management and KPI Ms. Aksu graduated from Istanbul University, Department of Advertising and Research. Ms. Nuran Aksu also had an education on Human Psychology and Behavioral Sciences training.

    Aksu started her business life in 1999 at StatejiMORI in the field of Research .

    As of the year 2003, Aksu involved the Research Company GfK in the field of strategic studies From 2006 – 2015 she has worked as director of research and strategic research consultant at the same company .
    Currently, Nuran Aksu is Advisory Director member of RepMan Reputation Research Center and as of the year 2015 she works on reputation, perception, ethics, sustainability, stakeholder management and employee brand areas.

    She is member of Turkish Researchers’ Association (TUAD) she was member of Ethics Committe and at the same time she is an instructor for the Reputation and Perception Management .

    Aksu has been a guest instructor at various educational institutions sharing her knowledge.

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    Artunç KocabalkanDR. ARTUNÇ KOCABALKAN

    FOUNDING CHAIRMAN OF ISTANBUL FINANCIAL CENTER INITIATIVE

    After being graduated from Yıldız University Department of Mechanical Engineering Artunç Kocabalkan, started his banking career with Ziraat Banking School.

    Kocabalkan worked in treasuries departments of various banks and brokerage houses. In 2000 with the founding of CNBC-e, Kocabalkan entered to the media industry.

    He worked for CNBC-e as deputy chief editor and anchorman for 12 years. Kocabalkan is currently the Chairman of Istanbul Financial Center Initiative.

    Kocabalkan received Master’s Degree of Economics and Finance from Boğaziçi University and a Ph.D. in Banking from Marmara University’s Institute of Banking and Finance.

  • Esen Girit Tümer

    ESEN GİRİT TÜMER

    GENERAL MANAGER OF PHILIPS HEALTHCARE TURKEY

    Esen Tümer is the General Manager of Philips Healthcare in Turkey.

    Besides her role at Philips, she is the President of National Trade Association in Medical Technologies field called TıpGörDer which is the official Member of COCIR in Europe.

    She has 18 years of experience in Healthcare Industry and held many executive positions in different companies.

    She worked at Johnson and Johnson between 1996-2000 and Tyco Healthcare between 2000-2008.
    She had bachelor’s degree from İstanbul University and MBA degree from University of California Los Angeles UCLA/USA.

    She was responsible from many international projects based in Cincinnati / USA , London /UK and New Delhi/ India .

  • muratkosereisoglu

    EMİR MURAT KÖSEREİSOĞLU

    SECURITAS TURKEY COUNTRY PRESIDENT

    Born in 1962, M. Kösereisoğlu is graduated from Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Management.
    He worked in Germany and experienced international Business, he is fluent in German and English.

    He entered security field in 1987 and founded DAK Security with partners in 1992.
    In 2006, DAK Security is acquired by SECURITAS, a world leader in Security Services.

    He has started Alarm Monitoring Center in 1995, and formed the Associations of Security companies with other Security company

    owners, still a board member,

    In 2004, he performed consultations at the Parliament on the implementation of the new Private Security Services Law,
    He instructed at Bilkent University on Organizational Behavior, Influence, Negotiation & Decision Making,

    He is working as the Country President of SECURITAS since the acquisition.

  • Severin_Wirz_TRACE

    SEVERIN WIRZ

    TRACE INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR OF ADVISORY SERVICES

    As Director of Advisory Services, Severin specializes in tailored anti-bribery compliance solutions for multinational, corporate clients. Among the engagements he has worked on are: an international clothing retailer’s compliance program policies and procedures; an enterprise-wide, anti-bribery risk assessment for a Fortune 100 financial services company; in-person, employee training for a U.S.-based multinational’s European subsidiaries; on-the-ground due diligence and training of numerous potential joint venture partners, including ones located in Latin America and Africa; and merger and acquisition FCPA due diligence of an Israeli company for a U.S.-based Fortune 500 multinational.

    Severin is also a frequent speaker on anti-bribery compliance for live events around the world.

    Before joining TRACE, he practiced in the litigation department of Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, a New York City-based law firm. There, he specialized in international commercial disputes, corporate bankruptcy as well as government investigations under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, including the negotiation of a favorable $54.6 million FCPA settlement with the Department of Justice.

    Severin is the co-editor of the book, How to Pay a Bribe: Thinking Like a Criminal to Thwart Bribery Schemes (2014), and is a contributing author for the treatise Practicing Under the U.S. Anti-Corruption Laws (2014) (Aspen). He holds a bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and a juris doctorate from Cornell Law School. Mr. Wirz speaks proficient French and is a member of the New York and New Jersey bar associations.

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    Monty RAPHAEL QC

    PETERS & PETERS SPECIAL COUNSEL, SUMMIT CHAIR

    Monty Raphael QC is one of the UK’s most distinguished white-collar crime lawyers and has extensive experience advising corporations and individuals in relation to complex and high profile cases, often involving multi-national investigations. He is known nationally and internationally as a leading authority on corruption, fraud, money laundering and regulatory issues, and is active member of the legal and academic communities. His outstanding contribution to the legal profession was recognised in 2011, when he was appointed Queen’s Counsel (Honoris Causa).

    Monty has a longstanding interest in bribery and corruption and presented an expert paper on UK corruption law to the International Symposium organised by the OECD as a prelude to its final working sessions on the 1997 Convention. He is on the board of Transparency International UK and is a former Chair of the Anti-Corruption Working Group of the International Bar Association. In 2010, he authored Blackstone’s Guide to the Bribery Act 2010 for the Oxford University Press having given expert advice to the Joint Committee of Parliament who considered the Bribery Bill.

    Monty has practised with Peters & Peters LLP throughout his legal career. He was Senior Partner of the firm until 2005, when he was appointed full-time Special Counsel.