The Board of Directors of Odeabank has appointed Mr. Mehmet Gökmen Uçar, a conversant executive, as Assistant General Manager of Odeabank, the Turkish subsidiary of Lebanon-based Bank Audi, as of July 2, 2018.

Odeabank, an innovative, customer oriented and competitive participant of the sector, has appointed Mr. Mehmet Gökmen Uçar as Odeabank’s Assistant General Manager of Strategy and Business Development Department.

Graduated from Bogazici University in 1998, The Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Mr. Uçar has 20 years of management experience within national and international banks and institutions.

About Mehmet Gökmen Uçar

Mehmet Gökmen Uçar graduated from Boğaziçi University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Economics Department in 1998. Between 1998 and 2002, he worked in Başaran Nas Bağımsız Denetim ve S.M.M.M. A.Ş. (PwC) as an Independent Auditor and obtained the Certified Public Accountant qualification. He joined Koçbank in 2002 and worked at Budget Control and Planning as Budget Planning and MIS Supervisor until 2005. Between 2005 and 2007, he took several management responsibilities over strategy, budgeting and planning areas under UniCredit Group in Italy, Germany and Austria. He returned to Yapı Kredi in 2008 and worked as Capital Management, Cost Control and Allocation Supervisor, Head of Financial Reporting and Vice President in charge of Financial Reporting and Accounting, respectively. In 2011, he was appointed as Financial Reporting and Accounting Executive Vice President. Between 2012 and 2015, he worked as Assistant General Manager responsible for Retail Credits and also he was a Member of the Board of Directors at KKB simultaneously. He worked as an Assistant General Manager responsible for Human Resources and Organization since January 2016 to July 2018. He was also a Member of the Executive Committee at Yapı Kredi.​​