Doç. Dr. Cüneyt Dirican

Istanbul Arel University

He graduated from Saint Joseph French High School in 1990. He received his PhD in Banking and his master’s degree in Capital Markets and Stock Exchange at Marmara University Banking and Insurance Institute. He is a graduate of Marmara University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Business Administration. He continues his career as an academician, Director of Continuing Education Center at Istanbul Arel University, and works as a consultant and trainer in sectoral associations. He continues his studies in the field of Space Economics as an astroeconomist. He took part in various strategic projects in international and national companies as a management consultant at Peppers & Rogers Group Management Consultancy and Innova Bilişim Çözümleri. It has undersigned projects that are the firsts of Turkey such as PTTBank, PTT Cargo, United Post, ISTESOB Smart Card. Dirican is the author/editor of the books “Cash Management Practices in Banks and SMEs” and “Changing Dynamics in Capital Markets”. “Coach of SMEs, Doctor of Finance” program on Industry (Endustri) Radio was named the best radio program in 2021 by the Economic Journalists Association. As an economic commentator and a writer for Şalom Newspaper, Dirican is a member of the Financial Literacy and Access Association’s supervisory board, a member of the Finance Club Foundation, and a member of the Demirkent Education and Research Foundation advisory board. He has a doctoral thesis on postal banking (PTTBank). He officially owns legal brands such as Istanbul Ekolu (School of Istanbul) and Finance Doctor. He is fluent in English and French.