Data Security and Protection Committee

Committee is responsible for ensuring that data owned by Garanti Bank, its subsidiaries and its customers are compliant with the relevant legal regulations and corporate policies.

The Comittee's responsibilities are;

  • To determine the policies that are within the scope of data security and protection, to review these policies periodically and to update them if needed,
  • To prioritize the projects which are in the context of data security and protection,
  • To monitor the efficiency of the processes operated in the scope of data security and to evaluate the improvement needs,
  • To monitor the legislative changes that are in the scope of data security and to ensure that the needs are met.

Meeting Frequency: The Committee meets once in 3 months.
Number of Meetings in 2019: 3

Committee Members 

Committee Members Committee Members' Titles
Dr. M. Cüneyt Sezgin Information Security Committee
İlker Kuruöz Engineering & Data EVP
Aydın Düren Legal Services & Collection EVP
Didem Dinçer Başer Talent & Culture EVP
Şebnem İpekçi TC - Strategy & Control EVP
Ferda Özge TC - Infrastructure & Communication EVP
Özgür Tüzemen TC - Data & Advanced Analytic EVP
Eray Kaya TC - Retail & Comm. Banking Applications EVP
Fatih Bektaşoğlu TC - Client Solutions, Architecture & Tech. Platf. EVP
Reha Emekli TC - Markets, CIB & Payment Systems EVP
Kutluhan Apaydın TC - CFE & Financial Companies EVP
Feridun Aktaş TC - Corporate Security EVP
Emre Kunt  TC - Application Operations EVP
Berna Avdan Legal Advisory Services - Legal Counsel
Beyza Yapıcı Internal Capital & Operational Risk Director
Burak Erkek Internal Audit Partner
Tolga Haliler Organization & Process Development Director
Sibel Kaya Talent & Culture Front Director
Korcan Demircioğlu Customer Security & Trans. Risk Management Director
Barış Gülcan Internal Control Director
Emre Poyraz TC - Data Governance Unit Manager
Seval Demirkılıç TC - Project & Agile Unit Manager
Ümit Malkoç TC - Info. Security IT Risk & Business Continuity Unit Manager
Bekir Özmen TC - Information Security Manager
Kerem Aslandağ TC - IT Risk Control & Certification Manager
- TC - Cyber Security Unit Manager