Ozan Kırmızı obtained his undergraduate degree from Istanbul University Faculty of Business Administration, followed by his Master's degree in Finance and Accounting from Macquarie University. He recently completed the Executive Leadership Program at Stanford University. He joined ING Turkiye in 2006 where he held various executive positions in the digital and retail banking space and had been a driving force behind the implementation of numerous innovative digital services and applications. He served as the Retail Banking EVP at ING Turkiye and Chairman of ING Yatırım between the years 2020 and 2023. In November 2023, Ozan Kırmızı was appointed as the CEO and Board Member of Alternatif Bank. He also assumes the roles of Board Chairman of Alternatif Lease and Board Chairman of Alternatif Invest.