Işıl Akdemir Evlioğlu graduated from Bilkent University Department of Economics and earned her graduate degree in Business Administration from Kellogg School of Management. She started her career in 2003 as a Consultant at a global consulting firm where she last served as a Junior Partner between 2003-2012 before joining Garanti BBVA. Ms. Akdemir Evlioğlu served as the Vice President of Marketing at Garanti Payment Systems between 2012- 2017 and as the CEO from January, 2017 to February, 2020. On February 29, 2020, Ms. Akdemir Evlioğlu was appointed as the Executive Vice President in charge of Customer Solutions and Digital Banking. In addition, Ms. Akdemir Evlioğlu serves as Vice Chairman of Garanti Payment Systems. With 16 years of experience in banking and business administration Ms. Akdemir Evlioğlu’s areas of responsibility are Digital Banking, Client Digital Solutions, Corporate Brand Management and Marketing Communication, Customer Experience and Satisfaction, Insurance and Pension Coordination, Customer Contact Center and Customer Analytics, Innovation and Product Development.