C. Cem Önenç completed his middle school and high school education at Lycee de Galatasaray. Holding an undergraduate degree from Yıldız Technical University, BS degree in Mechanical Engineering. Mr. Önenç received his MBA degree in Finance at New York Pace University, Lubin School of Business and postgraduate degree and PhD in Banking at Marmara University. During his 21 year career at DenizBank, he served as a Specialist Dealer at Treasury Department, worked at Central Anatolia Regional Office Treasury Sales, followed by his duty as DenizBank AG Vienna Private Banking Department Head, DenizBank A.Ş. Private Banking Branch Manager and Private Banking Senior Vice President.
As of February 2014, he was nominated as Executive Vice President in charge of Private Banking and Investment Sales-Performance Management Group. In addition, he has also assumed the duty of Executive Board Member at Deniz Yatırım A.Ş. in June 2016.