Hülya Kurt

CEO, TSKB Sustainability Consultancy (Escarus)

Hülya Kurt, Escarus CEO, is a Chemical Engineer by profession. She holds an MBA. For a long time, Kurt acted as the Engineering Department Head at TSKB in addition to serving as the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors at Escarus.

She has more than 25 years of experience in sustainability, sustainable development and finance. She has been the Head of Sustainable Banking Working Group at the Banks Association of Turkey since 2009. Escarus, Turkey’s leading consultancy in the area of sustainability, born as a subsidiary of the Industrial Development bank of Turkey (TSKB), looks at integrating sustainable development and financing principles within the public sector and business world.

Mrs Kurt has a number of published articles reports and studies in such various themes as energy, climate change and sustainable development.