Barış Öney | MEMBER

Barış Öney has over 28 years of worldwide and diverse experience in pre and post investment management, M&As, IPOs and strategic advisory as a CEO, CFO, board member/advisor, investment banker, corporate finance advisor, strategic/international business development manager and as a project manager and engineer.

As the Founder and Managing Partner of Globalturk Capital, he has been acting as a venture partner for Turkish companies in capital raising from private equity investors or strategic buyers and staying as a co-investor in companies after the investments are realized. He has further managed more than 100 cross-border M&A, private equity, IPO, privatization, due diligence and valuation projects on the sell and buy side for clients, both large conglomerates and small to mid-market companies. Prior to establishing Globalturk Capital, his assignments covered setting up and/or managing investment banking/corporate finance advisory practices in three of the most renowned financial institutions in Turkey: Deloitte (Partner), Yapi Kredi Yatirim (acting AGM) and TSKB (Director), and the strategic /international business development – M&A Department of the Turkcell Group (Group Head). He also managed a private equity investee company in the mobile marketing sector, as the CEO and CFO/M&A executive and acted as a project manager, project engineer and advisor in numerous projects in the oil and gas and chemicals sector i.e. P&G, Fluor Daniel, TPAO and Genel Energy.

Barış Öney holds a MSc. Degree from the U. of Texas at Austin (1989) as a Fulbright scholar; a BSc. Degree from the Middle East Technical University (1984); and a Corporate Finance Diploma from The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales – ICAEW (2007). He further holds a Management and Corporate Finance Certificates from the University of Tulsa (1990) and the New York Institute of Finance (1995). He is a graduate from TED Ankara Koleji in 1980.

Apart from his Board Membership at Tempo Call Center and Sistem 9 Medya Digital Signage Company, Barış Öney currently serves at the Executive and Advisory Boards of TÜBİSAD, DEİK, KİD, ENDEAVOUR and EMPEA CEE/CIS Council.​