Mr. Seyhan Pencablıgil, who holds a M.A. in General Management from Bosphorus University, Turkey (1998); a M.Sc. in Finance from Lancaster University, UK (1996); and a B.A. in Business Administration from Bosphorus University, Turkey (1991), is a senior banker, with many years of managerial experience. He has done doctoral studies in philosophy at Sofia University in Bulgaria. Mr. Pencablıgil has worked in different positions in Kentbank, such as Vice President for Deposits – Treasury and Senior Vice President – International Banking. Since October 2000, he has been the Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of BKT. Mr. Pencablıgil is the Honorary Chairman of the National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce; Chairman of the Albania Leasing Sh.a.; and Chairman of the Albanian and Turkish Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He is also an alternate Member of the Board of Directors of the World Savings Banks’ Institute (WSBI). He has held other positions like Chairman of the Albanian Association of Banks and Board Member of the Albanian Investment Development Agency. Mr. Pencablıgil was selected the CEO of the Year in Europe in 2012 by the EMEA Magazine. Recently, he has been awarded with the title of “Doctor Honoris Causa” by Aleksandër Moisiu University.