Head, Turkiye Finans Bahrain

Metin Tekeci

He is the head of the first overseas branch of Turkiye Finans.  He is responsible for increasing investor base of the bank and focusing on structuring and implementing sharia’ compliant financing and investing models for corporate clients. He served at various departments in Turkiye Finans, including IT Audit, Risk Analytics, Branch Portfolio Management, Strategy & Business Development, FI-Structured Finance.

He led the first corporate sukuk issuance implementation among Turkish Islamic Banks, and the establishment of an SPV for corporate sukuk issuances. He managed structuring and implementation of various corporate sukuk issuances of the bank, through this SPV. He was also responsible for public sukuk issuances on behalf of Turkiye Finans.

Prior to joining Turkiye Finans, he worked for Halkbank as an auditor and was a member of IT Audit team.

He holds B.A. Economics and MSc. Financial Economics degrees, and also Advanced Level License and Derivatives License endorsed by Turkish Capital Markets Board.