Sustainability Committee

The Sustainability Committee is responsible for:

  • Overseeing the efforts for assessing potential risks resulting from the Bank’s energy consumption, waste management, etc.
  • Supervising the efforts for assessing potential risks arising from indirect
  • environmental and social impact resulting from financed projects and other loans, and providing necessary opinions to relevant decision-making
  • parties,
  • Monitoring the efforts on managing the risks which can impact the Bank’s reputation and/or other activities negatively in the field of environmental, social and governance issues,
  • Ensuring conformity of all decisions made and all projects carried out within the frame of the sustainability structure created within the Bank with other policies and related regulations of the Bank,
  • Managing the efforts to develop products and services which support sustainable development,
  • Supervising the efficiency of efforts related to sustainability,
  • Providing information to the Board of Directors on the Committees activities when needed,
  • Monitoring the policies, procedures, regulations and similar documents under its responsibility with respect to necessary updates, and taking action to keep them up-to-date.

Meeting Frequency: The Committee meets at least once in a year.
Number of Meetings in 2019: 1
Committee Responsible: Derya Özet Yalgı, Ceren Solak Yılmaz and İrem Barzilay


Committee Members

Committee Members Committee Members' Titles
Recep Baştuğ CEO / Board Member
Dr. M. Cüneyt Sezgin Board Member
Didem Dinçer Başer Talent & Culture EVP
Ebru Dildar Edin Corporate, Investment Banking & Global Markets EVP
Ali Temel Chief Credit Risk Officer
Cemal Onaran SME Banking EVP
Aydın Güler Finance & Treasury EVP
Burçin Bıkmaz Strategic Planning & Responsible Business Director