Çiğdem İçel was born in Eskişehir in 1966 and graduated from the Department of Business Administration, Boğaziçi University. Ms. İçel began her professional career at TSKB as an Assistant Investment Advisor in the Treasury Department. After serving in a variety of positions, she was appointed as the Head of Treasury and Correspondent Banking Department in 1998. Çiğdem İçel was promoted to the Executive Vice President in January 27, 2006. Ms.
İçel is currently responsible for the Development Finance Institutions, Financial Institutions, Economic Research and Engineering Departments. She is also a member of the Bank’s Sustainability Committee.