Fatma Çınar

Participation Banks Association of Turkey, Manager, International Relations and Corporate Communications

Mrs. Fatma Çınar is Director of International Relations and Corporate Communications Departments at Participation Banks Association of Turkey (TKBB). Previously she worked as the Head of International Banking Department of an Islamic bank (Kuveyt Türk) in Turkey. As an active practitioner, she has deep and wide expertise in Islamic Banking, International Relations, Correspondent Banking, Foreign Trade, Sustainability, Social Finance, Investment Banking, Cash Management, Clearing Services, Structured Finance, Trade Finance, Project Management, Country and Counterparty Limit Management, Business Strategy, and Corporate Communication. She is conducting Project Management activities of TKBB Participation Banking Strategy Report for Ecosystem and Communication strategies. She is actively developing international network of TKBB and integrating Turkish Participation Banking industry with global institutions. She is at the advisory board of Marmara University Islamic Economics and Finance (MUISEF) and acting also as International Relations Coordinator at the same institution. She is member of Impact Investing Advisory Board and Foreign Economic Relations Board. She is Chief-in Editor at bimonthly journal of TKBB named Participation Finance. She is also global mentor at Teknopark Incubation Center. She also writes regularly on Islamic finance as a Turkey correspondent for Islamic

Finance News publication. Ms. Çınar, who has a role in digitalization activities and communication with Fintech institutions within the body of TKBB, has been included in the global mentoring group at the Technopark Incubation Center.

She provides lectures at universities and international summer schools. She is trainer also at Participation Banks Association of Turkey with the relevant subjects.
She graduated from Business Administration and Industrial Engineering Departments of Istanbul University in 2005 and 2006. She is married and has a daughter.