C. Özgür Güneri started his career at Global Securities as a financial analyst covering various industrial sectors in Turkey and country analyst for Romania and Egypt. He was also part of the team that setup Cairo and New York offices. He moved to asset management industry and joined Egebank group in late 1998 as Executive Vice President at Ege Asset Management. In 2000, Güneri moved to Finansbank Group, the fifth largest privately owned bank in Turkey, to create asset management arm of the group.
C. Özgür Güneri worked as executive vice president, Chief Investment Officer and then as CEO and Member of the board at Finans Asset Management between 2000-2013. He also led the team which created the first exchange traded fund in Turkey. In 2013, Güneri was appointed as CEO and Board Member for Finansinvest, the investment banking and brokerage arm of the group. As of January 2018, he joined BtcTurk, the leading crypto exchange platform based in Turkey and currently serves as CEO for both BtcTurk and BtcTrader, a technology service provider specialized in blockchain and crypto assets.