Burak Akan

Director, Central Counterparty (CCP) Department - Takas İstanbul

Burak AKAN, Director, is leading Takasbank CCP Department since 2013. He is responsible for Takasbank's CCP activities and rating models developed to assess the financial strength of its members.

Prior to joining Takasbank, Burak held the responsibility of managing the market, interest rate and liquidity risks in commercial banks. Burak also worked as a dealer and treasury manager at Turkish, British and Russian banks before moving into the world of risk management.

He holds a master's degree in economics and has published several articles on economics and risk management.