Osman Akyüz was born in Trabzon in 1954. He obtained his degree from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Ankara University. He commenced his professional career in 1978 as a Tax Inspector at the Ministry of Finance. He was then transferred to Sezai Türkeş- Fevzi Akkaya Group (STFA) as an Auditor and Financial Consultant in 1983. In 1985, he started working as the Manager of Financial and Administrative Affairs in Albaraka Türk Participation Bank. He served as Manager and Deputy General Manager of the Bank and was promoted as General Manager in 1996. Mr. Akyüz retired from Albaraka Türk in 2002 and still serves as Vice Chairman of the Board in the same bank. Mr. Akyüz is also Board Member of EYG Real Estate Portfolio Management Inc and Assembly Member of Istanbul Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Akyüz has been Secretary General of the Participation Banks Association of Turkey since 2002.
Deputy Secretary General
Ayşe Nur TEPEBAŞI