Ömer Emeç

Chief Economist, Albaraka Turk Participation Bank Inc.

Born in Incirliova district of Aydın, Ömer received his BA degree from Boğaziçi University and his master's degree from Şehir University.

He is currently working on a Ph.D. Ömer's PhD topic is about the implementation methods of partnership based financing in participation banks. Ömer pursues his career as a Strategist and Economist, and started his business life when he was a student. He worked 5 years in Ekopolitik Strategic Research Center and 1 year in SDIF (Saving Deposit Insurance Fund, TMSF) as a student. After working at Avea (Türk Telekom) as a Strategist for 3 years, he has experience and expertise in research, development, strategy, corporate performance management and international cooperation.

Since May 2014, he has been working at Albaraka Turk. He has been working as a Strategist for the first two years and after that he continues as a Chief Economist. Ömer, who has been working on the economy that will be formed by the new digital world, is also interested in behavioral economics. He is a member of different non-governmental organizations and has managerial positions in social field. He is married with one child.