Ferhan Cizreliogullari

Ferhan Cizreliogullari


More than 15 years of experience in various fields of capital markets & investment banking industry: front office, sales, IT, project management, product management, operations management.

Specialties: Investment Banking, Securities Trading, Securities Services (local settlement, custody and clearing services for all asset classes; listed derivatives clearing; securities financing; collateral management; etc.), Operations Management, Project Management (certified Project Manager-PMP), Product Management, Business Analysis.

Work History

Work History

Senior Investment Expert

Global Securities

Responsible for domestic and international corporate and individual clients’ investment portfolios, offering technical market data in order to help them with their investment decisions.

Monitoring the movements in foreign markets and delivering briefs at daily company and client meetings.

Having a proactive role in the development of company's internet solutions.

Jan 2011 - Present


TEB Securities Services

MANAGEMENT OF ALL OPERATIONS IN SECURITIES SERVICES DIVISION: - securities settlements - securities safekeeping - asset servicing - CSD operations - TRY cash clearing - listed derivatives clearing - client account management - accounting - reporting - invoicing

MANAGEMENT OF ALL PROJECTS IN SECURITIES SERVICES DIVISION: - IT projects - Client onboarding (new setup or migration) projects

RESPONSIBLE FOR MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING FOR SECURITIES SERVICES DIVISION  - Budgeting, P&L / income statement, costs, provisions, forecasts, etc.



Dec 2008 - Dec 2010

Head of Products and Projects

TEB Securities Services
Manage the Product Lifecycle and new product developments:
  • Manage the product development lifecycle including the creation of comprehensive business cases to justify any investments either for new products or re-engineering of existing services.
  • Coordinate the development of new products together with local and international teams
  • Manage products P&L
  • Follow market evolutions and opportunities through various industry working groups.
  • Ensure successful project delivery in relation to operating platform improvements related projects,
  • Closely liaise with head of operations and operations team in the project process.
Coordination & Communication Role:
  • Liaise with Sales, Relationship Management, Operations, IT, Central Product Team and the various functions for all product related issues and developments.
  • Liaise with other Product Management teams acrossEuropefor harmonisation of product delivery.
  • Liaise with Market Authorities
Nov 2007 - Nov 2008


Tradesoft Business Services

Consulting the account mananagers, business analysts and software developers.

Managing and/or consulting the software development and/or implementation projects.

Conducting pre-sales activities such as attending fairs, presentation, software demo, workshop, high-level requirement analysis both at home and abroad.

Making projected the prospective businesses and new regulations.

Nov 2005 - Nov 2007

Senior Business Analyst & Project Manager

Tradesoft Business Services

Managing the implementation projects of current or newly developed software programs.

Managing and/or being as the analyst of new software development projects.

Managing the "business analyst" divison of the company(11 people).

Making analyses and/or tests in software development projects in accordance with users' requirements, workflow of users and legislations.

Coordinating the documentation processes (analyses, tests and user manuals) of the software programs.

Jan 2005 - Nov 2005

Product Manager

Gedik Investment

Responsible for both content and marketing of the web site as well as online transactions (the internet branch).

Performing such marketing activities as advertisement, PR and promotions to increase the awareness and hits stats of the portal and hereby gaining new customers, increasing the revenue of the internet branch.

Improving the content and quality of the web site by continuously striving to come up with innovative ideas and monitoring the actions of both domestic rivals and foreign online trading companies.





Product Management

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Securities Trading

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Investment Banking

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Asset Servicing

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Securities Services

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Business Analysis

Project Management

PMI ID: 1135160 PMP ID: 1198357


Jan 2008 - Present

Derivatives Activity License in Capital Markets

Capital Markets Board of Turkey
Oct 2004 - Present

Advance Level Activity License in Capital Markets

Capital Markets Board of Turkey
Jul 2008 - Jul 2012

Project Management Professional

Project Management Institute