K. Çağlayan Bakaçhan graduated from Middle East Technical University, Department of Guidance and Psychological Counseling, and earned his master degree program in Practical Psychology at Istanbul Commerce University. He started his business career as Management Trainee at Garanti BBVA in 1998. Until 2006, he assumed various roles in the Human Resources Department of Garanti BBVA. In 2006, he was appointed as the Manager of Human Resources, Purchasing and Administrative Affairs Department at Garanti BBVA Pension and Life. Since 2012, Mr. Bakaçhan has assumed the responsibility for several departments as Executive Vice President at Garanti BBVA Pension and Life and is currently serving as Executive Vice President in charge of Legal and Shareholders Relationships, Human Resources, Customer Services and Call Center, Operation, Product Development, Legislation and Actuary and Compliance Departments.