Chairman, Globalturk Capital
Barış Öney is the founder and the Chairman of Globalturk Capital. Prior to founding Globalturk Capital, Barış Öney worked as an investment banker and investment manager for 17 years. He set-up 5 corporate finance/M&A paractices and managed numerous M&A, private equity, IPO, privatization, due diligence and valuation projects on the sell and buy side for large conglomerates and SMEs. Worked in Deloitte (Partner), Yapi Kredi Yatirim (acting AGM) and TSKB (Director), and the M&A Group Head of the Turkcell Group. Prior to his Finance Career, he worked as an engineering director in multinationals and large Turkish companies for 9 years in Turkey and abroad. Barış Öney is actively involved in a number of business associations at various executive roles. He holds a MSc. Degree from the U. of Texas at Austin (via Fulbright Grad Study Scholarship); a BSc. Degree from the Middle East Technical University; and a Corporate Finance Diploma from The Inst. of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW). He further holds a Management Certificate from the University of Tulsa; and an International Corporate Finance Certificate from the New York Institute of Finance.