Information Systems Continuity Committee

Committee Officer: Hatice Meriç

Type of Committee: Main Committees

Subcommittee Type: Orientation / Coordination

Committee's Aim / Responsibilities: Information Systems Continuity Committee is charged with declaring a crisis situation taking into account all the factors related to events that cause disruption in the information systems; deciding on the implementation of the information systems continuity plan and coordinating other rescue, continuity, and response teams.

The Committee’s responsibilities are;

  • Ensuring the institutional management of the crisis,
  • Deciding on the implementation of the information systems continuity plan,
  • Taking the necessary decisions in order to manage the actions within the scope of the information systems continuity plan at a high level,
  • Coordinating the actions taken by the rescue, continuity and response teams in order to realize the decisions taken,
  • Providing information flow about rescue efforts to the Corporate Crisis and Business Continuity Committee,
  • Dealing with legal issues arising from the emergency situation, ensuring communication with all relevant stakeholders and the press,
  • Participating in information systems continuity plan information, tests and rehearsals.

Committee History: Established on September 2020.

Meeting Frequency: The Committee meets as and when necessitated by the current agenda; intended to meet twice a year.

Number of Meetings (2023): 1 meeting was held. (October)

Number of Meetings (2024): At least once a year and in crisis situations. (October)

Committee Members 

Committee Members

Committee Members' Titles


İlker Kuruöz

Engineering & Data EVP


Aydın Düren

Board Member / Responsible for Legal Services


Tuba Köseoğlu Okçu

Talent & Culture EVP


Çağrı Süzer

Client Solutions EVP


Feridun Aktaş

TC - Corporate Security Unit Manager


Emre Kunt

TC - Service Resilience and Continuity Unit Manager


Tuna Barış Özken

TC - Infrastructure & Communication Unit Manager


Fatih Bektaşoğlu

TC - Head of Technology Center


Şahin Dalbudak

TC - Banking Applications EVP


Kutluhan Apaydın

TC - CFE & Financial Companies  Unit Manager


Mustafa Şen

TC - Payment Systems Unit Manager


Şebnem İpekci

TC - Strategy & Control  Unit Manager


Özgür Tüzemen

TC - Data & Advanced Analytic  Unit Manager


İlke Badraslı Temel

Talent & Culture Front Director


Öznur Metiner

Talent & Culture Strategy, Projects and Data Director


Elif Güvenen

Corporate Brand Mgmt. & Marketing Comm. Director


Tolga Haliler

Organization & Process Development Director


Denel Şehriban Kırali

Legal Advisory Services - Legal Counsel


Emre Özbek

Compliance Director


Özgür Özkan

Customer Experience & Satisfaction Director


Mustafa Sakin

TC - Architecture & Technologies Platforms Unit Manager


Özge Çağlar

TC – Digital Banking and Customer Experience Unit Manager


Hatice Meriç

TC - Business Continuity Manager

Member / Secretary

Burak Erkek

Internal Audit Partner*

Participant Member

Selen Kuruten

TC - Application Services Res. Mgmt Unit Manager*

Participant Member

Ümit Malkoç

TC - Security Operations Unit Manager*

Participant Member

Cihan Subaşı

Corporate Information Security Responsible*

Participant Member

Adem Arslan

TM - Cloud Middleware and Platform Tech. Unit Manager*

Participant Member

İlker Sayar

TC - Cloud Computing and Data Storage Technologies Unit Manager*

Participant Member

İbrahim Parlak

TC - Cloud Data Platform Technologies Unit Manager*

Participant Member

Korcan Demircioğlu

TC - Customer Security and Transaction Risk Management Unit Manager*

Participant Member

Mert Kırdök

TC - Digital Workplace and Communication Unit Manager*

Participant Member

Selen Memik Yılmaz

TC - Identity and Access Technologies Unit Manager*

Participant Member

Ercan Kepekçi

TM-Network Technologies Unit Manager*

Participant Member

(*) Other committee participants. They are not standing committee members.