Industrial Partner, CIS and Turkey
Ahmet is a board member of Banco Finantia, a Portuguese bank focused on Portugal, Spain as well as some of the emerging markets like Brazil, Turkey and Russia. He is also a UK advisor to Kazakh Invest National Company JSC, a 100% Kazakh government entity.
Ahmet provides financial & corporate advisory and engages in high-level government and stakeholder affairs in Turkey, CIS and EMEA countries, as well as strategic relationships with prominent families in Turkey, Kazakhstan & the wider region and institutional investors in the UK via Ishtar Advisory which he has set up in 2014.
Ahmet also sits on the advisory boards of British Chamber of Commerce Turkey, Fuel Ventures (an early stage VC in the UK), Red Strike (a sports marketing agency), Merrick Real Estate (a UK-focussed real estate asset management platform), ARAR oil&gas (a Turkish oil&gas company) and HotelRunner (a global B2B platform for hospitality). Prior to this, Ahmet has been a hedge fund manager in different asset management and family office platforms.