Gökhan Elibol was born in Erzincan. He graduated from Ankara University Political Sciences Faculty and has currently been continuing his post-graduate studies at Beykent University Law Faculty.
Mr. Elibol started his professional career as Tax Auditor within the Ministry of Finance and then he proceeded as sworn-in bank auditor within the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency. Throughout his 10 year term of office within the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency, he conducted audits regarding risk management, finance and financial structure in large-scale deposit-taking banks as well as other deposit-taking commercial banks, participation and investment banks. Mr. Elibol represented his organisation in many local and international events and actively participated in regulation production practices. In 2016 he holds the post of Executive Vice President at Takasbank responsible from markets and operations. Since April 2019, he was chosen as Deputy General Manager and Board Member at İstanbul Takas ve Saklama Bankası A.Ş.
Executive Vice President
Serkan Aşkar was born in 1975 in Viranşehir. He received his high school degree in Eskişehir Anatolian High School and Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Boğaziçi University in 1993 and 1997 respectively. He received his Master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2001. Also, he completed master degree in Business Administration in 2006 and at the same year he received his doctorate degree in Computer System Engineering at the University of Massachusetts. He served as a trader between 2007-2011 at Merrill Lynch Yatırım Bankası A.Ş., between 2011-2012 at UBS Menkul Değerler A.Ş, between 2012-2013 at UBS Yatırım Bankası A.Ş. Additionally, he served as a portfolio manager at Fokus Portföy Yönetimi A.Ş. between 2013-2015 and worked at Treasury and Risk Management Department between 2015-2019 at Akbank T.A.Ş. He has been appointed as the Executive Vice President at Takasbank on 3 July 2019 and responsible for central counterparty (CCP) and financial services since 19 August 2019.