DOCTOR EDUCATIONAL OFFICER

SERKAN YÜKSEL

SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES / Department of Economics

serkan.yuksel@ihu.edu.tr

About

Short Biography

Serkan Yüksel completed his undergraduate degrees in both İstanbul Bilgi University, High Honors Programme in B.Sc. in Management-Economics and also London Schools of Economics, B.Sc. in Economics. He started his graduate studies in Bilkent Univesity where he was appointed as instructor in Economics Department. After completing his Master of Arts in Economics he has received his degree “Master of Science in Financial Econometrics” from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2019. During his Ph.D. studies, he has lectured in various universities and completed academic studies in economics, finance and capital markets.

After his short experience in a private bank as economist, he has worked at Independent Businessman Association in various departments. He has worked at Borsa İstanbul A.Ş. (İstanbul Stock Exchange) where he has gained experience in different departments: Research and Development, Strategic and Business Development and Chief of Staff Departments. Dr. Serkan Yüksel was appointed in Finance Office of the Presidency of the Republic of Turkey as “The Director of İstanbul Financial Center Department” in 2018.

Serkan Yüksel concentrates his efforts to develop financial markets by his appointed duty and his academic research on developing global financial markets and global financial centers. Since Spring 2021, he Dr. Serkan Yüksel has been a Part-Time Lecturer with the Department of Economics.