Zafer Vatansever graduated from Istanbul Technical University, Department of Management Engineering in 1999. He started his career at Toprakbank in 1999 as a Relationship Manager Corporate Banking; he worked as a Senior Business Solution Manager at TEB between 2003-2012. Between 2012-2014, he worked as the Commercial Corporate Credits Department Head at Intertech Information Technology and Marketing Inc. He worked as a Senior IT Leader (Channels, Customer, Payments) at TEB between 2014-2019. He continued his duty as Head of Operations at Aktif Bank between 2019-2021.
Vatansever, who has more than 20 years of experience in banking, joined the Alternatif Bank family as of July 2021. Working as the Director of Application Development and Software Architecture Department until September 2022, he played an important role in the "Go Digital" project process. On September 29,2022, Vatansever has been appointed as Executive Vice President’s responsible for Information Technologies and Operations.