Senior Management

Senior Management


Nevzat Bayraktar graduated from Eskişehir Anadolu University, Economics and Administrative Sciences Faculty, Department of Business Administration in 1993. Mr. Bayraktar studied English at Leeds Metropolitan University in England between 1993 and 1994. He started his career in External Transactions Department at Esbank in 1995.
He joined the Project and Marketing Department at Albaraka Türk as Assistant Expert in 1996. In 2003 Mr. Bayraktar became the Assistant Manager and in 2010 the Manager of the Central Branch of Albaraka Türk.
In January 2017 he was appointed as the Assistant General Manager responsible for Corporate, Commercial and Retail Sales Departments and regional directorates and branches.
Mr. Bayraktar has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Board Member of Emlak Katılım as of 11 February 2020.

Nihat BULUT – Deputy General Manager

He graduated from Marmara University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences (English) in 1996. He started to work at Albaraka Türk Katılım Bankası in Project and Marketing Department as Assistant Expert in 1998. Having served as Deputy Manager in Corporate Banking Department and Commercial Loans Department between 2006 and 2013, Mr. Nihat BULUT held Director positions in different operation units between 2013 and 2017. He continued his career in the same institution as Director in Corporate Loans Department as of year 2017. He has been serving as Deputy General Manager responsible for loans at Emlak Katılım since 02.03.2020.

Uğur KARA – Deputy General Manager

Having graduated from Pamukkale University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Mr. Uğur KARA completed his postgraduate education at Marmara University Department of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations. Mr. Kara, who started his career in İSTAÇ A.Ş. in 2003, continued his career as Human Resources Manager between 2012 and 2018. He started to serve as General manager of İSPARK A.Ş. in 2018 and has been serving as Deputy General Manager responsible for Human Resources at Türkiye Emlak Katılım Bankası as of 14 October 2019.

Yusuf OKUR – Deputy General Manager

He graduated from Boğaziçi University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences in 1997. Having started his career in 1997 as Assistant Expert at Albaraka Türk Katılım Bankası, Mr. Okur served as Chief, Sub-manager and Assistant Manager in Kadıköy Branch as of year 2000. He continued his career as Branch Manager in Merter, Kavacık and Sultanbeyli Branches since 2015. He was appointed as Unit Manager within Albaraka Headquarters as of January 2017 and continued his career as Retail and Private Banking Sales Manager until 29.02.2020. He has been serving as Operations Deputy General Manager at Emlak Katılım as of 02.03.2020.