Seda Guler Mert
Deputy Chief Economist
Garanti Bank, Turkey
Seda Guler works as the Deputy Chief Economist at Garanti Bank, one of the top private banks in Turkey. After the integration with BBVA, she is also co-working with several teams in BBVA Research. Her current responsibilities cover specifically the macroeconomic analysis of Turkey together with the update of several econometric models and the management of the whole team including financial stability, politics & geopolitics and quantitative analysis & economic modeling.
She made a major degree in Economics and a minor degree in Mathematics at Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara. She also made her Master’s degree in Financial Engineering at Bogazici University, Istanbul.