Gökhan Songül graduated from İstanbul University, Department of Business Administration, and earned his Master’s degree from Marmara University, International Economics and his PhD in Banking and Finance from Kadir Has University. He served as Sector Credit Portfolio Manager at Garanti Bank A.Ş. between 2004 -2007, Senior Corporate Credit Underwriting Manager at ABN Amro Bank Türkiye between 2007-2009, and Chief Credit Officer, Chief Risk Officer and Board Member at The Royal Bank of Scotland Türkiye between 2009-2014. As of 1 January 2015, Mr. Songül was appointed as Executive Vice President of Credit Underwriting at Alternatif Bank and Acting Executive Vice President of Restructuring & Legal Follow-up as between February 2020 - March 2022. He also serves as Board Member of Alternatif Investment since March 2018 and as Board Member of Alternatif Lease since January 2020. As of March 2022 Mr. Songül appointed as Executive Vice President of Corporate& Business Banking.