Turgay Tanes graduated from the Department of Public Administration of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at Gazi University in 1987. He started his career at İşbank as an assistant inspector on the Board of Inspectors in 1988. He became an assistant manager in the Subsidiaries Division in 1996 and worked as a group manager of Real Estate and Glass Sector Companies from 1999 to 2004 in the same division. Serving as the CEO of İş Real Estate Investment Trust Co. since 2004, Mr. Tanes also functions as the chairman of one of the subsidiaries of İşbank.
Hülya Demir graduated from the Faculty of Architecture at İstanbul Technical University in 1982, and received her master’s degree from the same faculty in 1984. She started her career in 1983 as a project architect at EPA Architecture and worked as an architect and chief architect for Architectural Project Design and Implementation at İşbank Construction and Real Estate Division from 1985 to 1994. She was in charge of the project and construction management and coordination for İş Towers first as an assistant manager and then as a group head from 1994 until 2001. Hülya Demir joined İş REIT in 2001 as Assistant General Manager and currently functions as the Senior Head of Project and Construction Management Coordination.
Pınar Ersin Kollu graduated from the Faculty of Law at İstanbul University in 1994 and got her LL.M. degree in Business Law from İstanbul Bilgi University. Ms. Kollu completed her legal internship in 1995 and was enrolled with the İstanbul Bar Association. She began her career as a lawyer at BEDAŞ in 1996, and joined İş REIC in 2000, where she set up the Company’s Legal Counseling, Human Resources and Education Departments. Kollu serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Kanyon Yönetim, İşletim ve Pazarlama A.Ş. and as Chairman of the Platform of Women Leaders in Real Estate. She speaks English and holds a Human Resources Manager Certificate and Adler Coaching Certificate Accredited by the International Coaching Federation. Ms. Kollu works as a coach and mentor in various social responsibility projects. Lecturing on the Legal Aspects of Real Estate Investments at GYODER Academy and Bahçeşehir University’s MBA in Real Estate Program, Ms. Kollu currently serves as the Head of Legal Counseling and Human Resources & Education Group.
Ayşegül Şahin Kocameşe got her bachelor’s degree in political science and public administration from the Middle East Technical University in 1998 and got her Executive MBA degree from İstanbul Technical University. She holds CMA Advanced Level License from the Capital Markets Board, Credit Rating Expert License, and Corporate Governance Rating Expert License, as well as a Real Estate Appraiser License. She began her career as an investment specialist at İşbank in 1998. She joined İş REIT in 1999 and personally worked in the incorporation and IPO of the Company. Upon establishment of the Risk Management and Investor Relations Department in 2005, she was brought to the position of manager in this unit. Ms. Kocameşe currently functions as the head of Investor Relations and Corporate Management, Risk Management Group.
Gülfem Sena Tandoğan got her bachelor’s degree in labor economics and industrial relations from the Faculty of Political Sciences at Ankara University in 2001 and Executive MBA from Boğaziçi University. She began her career as an assistant product manager in a pharmaceuticals company in 2001. She started working at the Marketing Department of İş REIT in 2003 and functioned as a specialist at the Risk Management and Investor Relations Department from 2005 until 2007. She was involved in the establishment of the Corporate Communications and Marketing Department in 2007. Ms. Tandoğan is currently the Head of Corporate Communications, Sales, Leasing and Marketing Group.
Ömer Barlas Ülkü received his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the Middle East Technical University in 1995 and his MBA from the Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences at the same university. Mr. Ülkü started his business life as a research assistant in the Department of Civil Engineering at METU (1995-1997) in tandem with his graduate studies. He functioned as an inspector on İşbank’s Board of Inspectors from 2000 to 2008, and as the Internal Audit and Control Manager of our Company from 2008 to 2012, while he was also part of the process to set up the said department. Mr. Ülkü was involved in the establishment of the Financial Management Department in July 2012, and currently serves as the Head of the Financial Management Group.
K. Sertaç Seviner graduated from the Department of Economics, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences at the Middle East Technical University in 2000. He joined İşbank in 2001 as an assistant inspector trainee on the Board of Inspectors, and was appointed as an assistant manager in the Retail Loans Monitoring and Recovery Division in 2010. Mr. Seviner was brought to the position of the Head of Audit Group of İş REIT in December 2012.
Gökhan Temel graduated from the Department of Civil Engineering at İstanbul Technical University in 1988. He started his career in 1988 as a supervising engineer in the construction of the Kınalı-Sakarya Highway undertaken by ENET-ARUP-DCI Joint Venture. He worked as a civil engineer in İşbank’s Construction and Real Estate Management Division from 1991 to 1993. He functioned first as a supervising engineer and then as a chief engineer in the construction of İş Bank’s Head Office Building from 1993 through 2001. He joined İş REIT in 2001 as a chief engineer, and later assumed the positions of Project Implementation Assistant Manager and then Project Implementation Manager. Mr. Temel, who is also a Real Estate Appraiser, currently serves as the Constructional Projects Coordinator at İş REIT.
Kaan Özsoy received his degree in architecture from the Faculty of Architecture at Yıldız Technical University in 1992. He started his career as an architect in the construction of İşbank Head Office Building in 1994 and functioned as a supervising architect until 2001. Having joined İş REIT as an architect in 2001, Kaan Özsoy was later promoted, in chronological order, to Chief Architect, Project Implementation Assistant Manager and Project Implementation Manager. Mr. Özsoy, who is also a Real Estate Appraiser, currently serves as the Architectural Projects Coordinator at İş REIT.