Murat Çetinkaya

The Governor is appointed for a term of five years by a decree of the Council of Ministers. The Governor may be reappointed upon the expiration of this term.

The Governor is required to have received a higher education and to have acquired knowledge and experience in the fields of finance, economics and banking.


Duties, Representation and Powers

The Governor shall, in the capacity of the highest executive officer, administer and represent the Bank within the country and abroad.

The Governor is entrusted with the following powers:

a. To ensure the enforcement of the provisions of this Law and the decisions made by the Board;

b. To respond appropriately to carry out the duties with which the Bank is entrusted by this Law and to make proposals to the Board on such measures whenever the Governor may deem necessary.


Governor, Murat Çetinkaya, Click here to download CV.

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