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Ahmet Acar Rector (F), Middle East Technical University
Feride Acar Professor of Political Science and Public Administration, Middle East Technical University (R)
Faik Açıkalın CEO, Yapı Kredi Bank (F); President of the Banking and Insurance Group, Koç Holding A.Ş. (F)
Bekir Ağırdır General Manager, KONDA Research and Consultancy; Board Member, TESEV; Columnist
Adnan Akay Provost and Chair of Mechanical Engineering Department, Bilkent University
Vural Akışık Executive; Former Chairman of the Turkish State Banks
Murat Akova Doctor, Hacettepe University Hospitals 
Saffet Batu Aksoy CEO and Board Member, Turcas Petrol
Taşkın Osman Aksoy Managing Partner, LinkTera Information Technologies
Leyla Alaton Board Member, Alarko Group of Companies
Hakan Altınay President, Global Civics Academy; Director, Boğaziçi University European School of Politics
Mehmet Yiğit Alpogan Ambassador (R); Former Dep. Undersecretary of the Min. of For. Affairs; Secretary-General of the National Security Council (F)
Meliha Altunışık  Professor of International Relations, Middle East Technical University 
Piraye Antika Founder, Enkuba Technologies; Former CEO of HSBC Bank Turkey; Management Consultant
Ertuğrul Apakan Amb. (R); Per. Rep. of TR to UN (F); Undersec., MFA (F); Chief Monitor, OSCE Special Monit. Mission to Ukraine
Emre Aracı Musicologist; Composer
Bozkurt Aran Ambassador (R); Per. Rep. of TR to WTO (F); Director of Trade Studies,TEPAV; Board Member, Şişecam
Ender Arat Ambassador (R); Senior Foreign Affairs Counsellor of the Presidency (F); Secretary-General, Turkish-Russian Social Forum
Mehmet Arda Former Head of Commodities Branch, UNCTAD; Professor of International Relations, GSU (F)
Esin Güral Argat Vice President of the Board, Gürallar
Lucien Arkas Chairman, Arkas Holding A.Ş.
Sibel Asna Partner, A&B Communications
Attila Aşkar Professor of Applied Mathematics and Former Rector of Koç University
Elsie Vance Aşkar Consultant
Oktar Ataman General (R)
Temel Kamil Atay Board Member, Koç Holding
Ayşe Ayata Professor of Political Science and Public Administration, Middle East Technical University
Rona Aybay Professor of Law, Near East University
Mustafa Aydın Rector (F), Kadir Has University
Gürer Aykal Conductor
Emin Mahir Balcıoğlu Architect; Director, Erimtan Archaeology and Arts Museum
Adnan Bali İşbank Board Member and CEO
Ömer Pekin Baran Chairman, Denizcilik A.Ş.
Aslı Başgöz Partner, White and Case Istanbul
Mehmet Ali Bayar Board Member, CCN Holding; Former Chairman of the Democrat Turkey Party (DTP)
Murad Bayar Board Member, CCN Holding; Former Undersecretary for Defence Industries
Tayfun Bayazıt Vice-Chairman, TÜSİAD (F); Chairman, Bayazıt Consulting; Former Chairman, Yapı Kredi Bank
Kumsal Bayazıt Besson Regional President Europe, Reed Exhibitions
A. Gülsün Bilgehan MP; Lecturer at Bilkent University
Emin Murat Bilgel Admiral (R), Former Commander of the Turkish Naval Forces
Tevfik Bilgin Chairman, Nuh Çimento; Former Chairman of the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency (BDDK)
Fatih Birol Executive Director, IEA
Mehmet Osman Birsen Undersecretary of Treasury and Foreign Trade (F); Former President, Istanbul Stock Exchange (IMKB)
Nakiye Boyacıgiller Professor of Management, Sabancı University
Dilek Boyacıoğlu Professor of Food Engineering, Istanbul Technical University (ITU)
Hanzade Doğan Boyner Vice-Chairwoman, Doğan Holding A.Ş.
Osman Boyner Chairman, BD Otomotiv A.Ş.
Ahmet Bozer Executive Vice President (F), Coca Cola Company; Former President, Coca Cola International
Fevzi Bozer Deputy Chairman of the Board and Member of the Audit Committee, Fibabanka
Şule Bucak Communications Consultant
Lale Bulak Director; Translator
Yusuf Buluç Ambassador (R)
Fatma Pınar Canevi Professor of Philosophy, Boğaziçi University
Yavuz Canevi Chairman, TEB; Governor of Central Bank of TR (F); Undersecretary of Treasury and Foreign Trade (F)
Ali Bilge Cankorel Ambassador (R)
Turgut Cankorel Legal Counsel, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Eşref Cerrahoğlu Chairman, Cerrahgil A.Ş.
Fadlullah Cerrahoğlu Founding Partner, Cerrahoğlu Law Firm
Elif Özmenek Çarmıklı Instructor and Migration Policy Expert
Gürol Çarmıklı Board Member and Human Resources & Public Relations Coordinator, Nurol Holding
Hikmet Çetin Speaker of TBMM (F); Minister of Foreign Affairs (F); NATO Sen. Civilian Representative-Afghanistan (F)
Gökhan Çetinsaya Chief Advisor to Prime Minister; President, Council of Higher Education (F); Rector of Istanbul Şehir Uni. (F)
Ahmet Ünal Çeviköz Ambassador (R)
Hasan T. Çolakoğlu Chairman, TEB Holding A.Ş.; Chairman, Çolakoğlu Metalurji
Haydar N. Çolakoğlu Vice-Chairman, EgeGaz; Board Member, Çolakoğlu Metalurji; Board Member, TEB Holding
Ahmet Selçuk Demiralp Undersecretary of Treasury and Foreign Trade (F); CEO, Türk Eximbank (F); CEO, Ziraat Bank (F)
Selva Demiralp Associate Prof. of Economics, Koç Uni.; Former Economist, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Salim Dervişoğlu Admiral (R), Former Commander of the Turkish Naval Forces
Haluk Dinçer President of the Retail and Insurance Group, Sabancı Holding A.Ş.
Suzan Sabancı Dinçer Chairwoman and Managing Director, Akbank T.A.Ş.
Ömer Dinçkök Chairman, Atlantik Holding
Uğur Doğan CEO and Board Member, Nurol Holding (F); Undersecretary of the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (F)
Ali Doğramacı Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Former Rector of Bilkent U.
Tayyibe Gülek Domaç Minister of State (F)
Cem Duna Ambassador (R); Chairman, AB Consulting
O. Turgay Durak CEO, Koç Holding A.Ş. (F)
Senem Aydın Düzgit Associate Professor of IR, Sabancı University; Senior Scholar & Research and Academic Affairs Coordinator, IPC
F. Bülent Eczacıbaşı Chairman, Eczacıbaşı Holding
Canan Ediboğlu Board Member, ING Bank; Board Member, Aygaz; Former General Manager of Shell Turkey
Ekrem Ekinci Founding Member and Chairman, T-Dinamik Energy Investment Company; Former Rector, Işık U.
Yakup Atila Eralp Director of Centre for European Studies, METU; Director of International Policy Research Institute, TEPAV (F)
Vahit Erdem Former MP; Founding Undersecretary (R), Undersecretariat for Defence Industries; Kale Group Board Member
Şaban Erdikler Board Mem. (F), Artur Andersen; Chairman, Erdikler Tax Consultancy; Independent Board Mem., Akfen Holding
Üstün Ergüder Director, Education Reform Initiative and Former Rector of Boğaziçi U.
Mehmet Uğur Erkan CEO, Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik
Nazif Murat Ersavcı Ambassador (R); Head of the Turkish Delegation, BIE
Birgül Tantekin Ersolmaz Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Istanbul Technical University
Vahdettin Ertaş  Former Chairman of Capital Markets Board of Turkey
Ahmet Ertürk Senior Advisor to the President of Turkey (F); Chairman (F), Savings Deposit Insurance Fund (TMSF)
Selçuk Esenbel Professor of History, Boğaziçi University
Nüket Küçükel Ezberci Chairperson, Güven Hospital
Metin Fadıllıoğlu Chairman, Group 29 (F)
Sondan Durukanoğlu Feyiz  Rector, Kadir Has University; Professor of Physics 
Gül Zeynep Göğüş Journalist; Instructor
Mehmet Nazmi Gök Part-time Faculty Member, Boğaziçi U. Pol Sci and IR Dept.; Board Member, Turkish Airlines (F)
Emre Gönensay Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor of Economics
Nuran Zeren Gülersoy Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, Istanbul Technical University (ITU)
Bülent Gültekin Associate Professor of Finance, Univ. of Pennsylvania; Governor of the Central Bank of Turkey (F)
Melkan Gürsel Architect; Partner, Tabanlıoğlu Architects
Orhan Güvenen Former Undersecretary of DPT, Professor of Econometrics at Bilkent U.
Şükrü Hanioğlu Professor of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University
Metin Heper Provost, Bilkent University; Professor of Political Science
Ümit Hergüner Senior Partner, Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Attorney Partnership
Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu President, Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges
Ahmet İçduygu Professor of Political Science and Sociology, Koç University
Ayşegül İldeniz Vice President and General Manager for Business Development and Strategy, New Devices Group at Intel
Canan Pak İmregün Board Member, Pak Holding A.Ş.; Board Member, Kartonsan A.Ş.
Umran İnan Rector, Koç University
Kemal Kabataş Chief Adviser to the Board of Directors, Ciner Group; Former MP; Former Undersecretary, Ministry of Finance
Rıza Kadılar Chairman and CEO, Natixis Pramex International Turkey
Ayşe Kadıoğlu Acting President (F) and Professor of Political Science, Sabancı University
M. Cemal Kafadar Professor of History, Harvard University
Ersin Kalaycıoğlu Professor of Political Science, Sabancı University
Münci Kalayoğlu Transplant Surgeon; Head of the Organ Transplantation Department, Şişli Memorial Hospital
Faruk Nafiz Karadere Board Member, Doğuş Marketing Services; Vice Chairman, Pozitif
Memduh Karakullukçu Founding Partner, Kanunum.com; Chairman, Kroton; Founding MD of İTÜ-ARI Science Park
Mehmet Fatih Karamancı Chairman, Karamancı Holding
Ali Karaosmanoğlu Professor of International Relations; Director of Center for Foreign Policy and Peace Research
Selim Karaosmanoğlu Ambassador (R)
Celalettin Kart Ambassador (R)
Hüsamettin Kavi Former Chairman of Istanbul Chamber of Industry; Chairman of GTE Endüstri Sistemleri A.Ş.
Muharrem Kayhan Chairman, Söktaş A.Ş.; Board Member, Koç Holding A.Ş.
Muhtar Kent Chairman and CEO, Coca Cola
Alev Kılıç Ambassador (R)
Ceyda Çarmıklı Kılıçaslan Business Development Coordinator, Nurol Holding; Board Member, Nurol Investment Bank
Mustafa Kılıçaslan Former Director of Public & Private Alliances, Microsoft Corporation
Üner Kırdar Ambassador (R); Former Senior Official of United Nations
Ahmet Kırman Vice Chairman and CEO, Şişecam
Yasemin Biro Kırtman Global Environment Facility (GEF) Senior Environmental Specialist
Mustafa Kibaroğlu Professor of International Relations; Dean of the Faculty of Economics, Administrative and Social Sciences, MEF Uni.
Rahmi M. Koç Honorary Chairman, Koç Holding A.Ş.
Hüsamettin Koçan Painter; Professor of Fine Arts, Okan University; Former Dean of Faculty of Fine Arts, Marmara University
Sami Kohen Journalist, Writer
Sezer Komsuoğlu Former Rector, Kocaeli University; Professor of Neurology
Osman Korutürk MP; Ambassador (R)
Cem Kozlu Management Consultant, Former Chairman of Turkish Airlines
Sönmez Köksal Ambassador (R), Former Undersecretary of State in charge of Turkish National Intelligence Organization
Murat Köprülü Head of the Emerging Markets Group, Mariner Investment; Chairman, American Turkish Society
Tuğrul Kudatgobilik Former President, Turkish Confederation of Employer Associations Organization
Ayşe Kulin Writer
Ercan Kumcu Sec. Gen. and Dep. Gov. (F), Central Bank of TR; Board Member, Tekfen Holding; Instructor, Kadir Has Uni.
Korhan Kurdoğlu Chairman, ATA Holding
Emre Kurttepeli Founding Chairman, Mynet Group
Gün Kut Associate Professor of Political Science and International Relations, Boğaziçi University
C. Tanıl Küçük Former Chairman, Istanbul Chamber of Industry
Piyale Madra Cartoonist 
Ayşe Yüksel Mahfoud Partner-in-Charge of the Istanbul Office of Norton Rose Fulbright and Global Executive Committee Member             
Cem Mansur Conductor; Founder and Musical Director, Turkish National Youth Orchestra
Livio Manzini Chairman, Bell Holding
Erol Memioğlu President of the Energy Group, Koç Holding A.Ş.
Muhsin Mengütürk Board Member, Doğuş Holding A.Ş.; Former Chairman of Capital Markets Board of Turkey
Celal Metin Chairman, Met Group of Companies; Former CEO, Sabancı Holding
Emine Gürsoy Naskali Professor of Turkish Language and Literature, Marmara U.
A. Gülru Necipoğlu Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture, Harvard University
Bertil Emrah Oder Dean of Law School, Koç University; Professor of Law
Ayşecan Özyeğin Oktay Board Member, Fiba Group
Osman Okyay Group Head Technical Division, Kale Group of Companies
Zeynep Bodur Okyay CEO- President, Kale Group of Companies
Mehmet Şahin Onaner Dep. Perm. Rep. of TR to UN (F); Dir. Gen. of Foreign Econ. Relations, Undersecretariat of Treasury (F)
İlhan Or Professor of Industrial Engineering, Boğaziçi University
Ömür Orhun Amb (R); Per. Rep. of TR to the OSCE (F); Rep. of the OSCE on Combating Intolerance and Discrimination (F)
Ziya Öniş Professor of Political Economy, Koç University
Altan Öymen Journalist, Writer
Mustafa Özbey Admiral (R); Board Member, Erciyas Steel Pipe Co.
Tomruk Özden CEO, Meptur A.Ş.
Ergun Özen Board Member and Former CEO, Garanti Bank
Ersin Özince Chairman, İş Bank
Güner Öztek Ambassador (R); Director, Foundation for Middle East and Balkan Studies
Nurten Öztürk Founding Member of the Board, Opet
Ahmet Hakan Özman Vice President of the Board and CEO, Gama Holding
Murat Özyeğin Board Member, Fiba Group
Necmettin Pamir Professor of Neurology and Former Rector, Acıbadem University
Ümit Pamir Ambassador (R); Permanent Representative (F) of Turkey to the United Nations and to NATO
Hüseyin Pazarcı  Ambassador (R); Former MP; Professor of International Law
Süher Pekinel Pianist
Günsel Renda Professor of History of Art, Koç University
Mithat Rende Ambassador (R)
Şevket Ruacan Founding Dean and Professor of Pathology, Koç University School of Medicine
Vuslat Doğan Sabancı Chairwoman, Hürriyet
Gülsün Sağlamer Professor of Architecture and Former Rector, ITU; Board Member (F), European University Association
Güven Sak Director of Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV); Professor of Economics
S. Özdem Sanberk Ambassador (R), Former Undersecretary of Ministry of For. Affairs
Rüşdü Saraçoğlu Former Minister of State, Former Governor of the Central Bank of Turkey
Sabri Sayarı Emeritus Professor of Political Science, Sabancı University
Mualla Selçuk Director of Ank. Uni. Continuing Education Center; Prof. at Ank. Uni. Divinity School; Pres. of Religious Education Association
Süreyya Serdengeçti Former Governor of the Central Bank of Turkey; Director of Stability Institute, TEPAV
Duygu Sezer Professor of International Relations (F)
Namık Özgür Soner Co-founder, InGame Group
Robert Sonman Board Member, Arçelik A.Ş.
F. Asuman Suner  Professor of Cultural Studies, Sabancı University
Leyla Tara Suyabatmaz Founder and Senior Director, RAMPA Istanbul; Board Member, ENKA Foundation
Ferit Şahenk Chairman, Doğuş Holding A.Ş.
Mustafa Sani Şener Board Member, President and CEO, TAV Airports
Erol Tabanca Chairman of the Board, Polimeks Holding
İpek Nur Cem Taha Director, Columbia Global Center in Turkey
Namık Tan Ambassador (R)
Görgün Taner General Director, Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV)
Sabih Tansal Former Rector, Boğaziçi University; Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Agah Mehmet Tara Chairman of Executive Comittee and General Manager, ENKA
Turgut Tarhanlı Dean, Bilgi University Faculty of Law; Professor of Public International Law and Human Rights Law
Erol Taymaz Professor of Economics, Middle East Technical University
Ertan Tezgör Ambassador (R)
Ali Tigrel Undersecretary of State Planning Organization (F); Chairman of the EU Coordination Council (F)
Sübidey Togan Professor of Economics and Director of Center for International Economics, Bilkent University
Canan Çelebioğlu Tokgöz Vice Chairwoman, Çelebi Holding A.Ş.
Ferruh Tunç Treasury Auditor (R); Vice Chairman (F), Savings Deposit Insurance Fund (TMSF); CEO (F), KPMG Turkey
Gül Günver Turan President of Turkey-EU Association; Professor of Economics (R)
İlter Turan Professor of Political Science and Former Rector, Bilgi University
Füsun Türkmen Professor of International Relations, Galatasaray U.
İlter Türkmen Former Minister of Foreign Affairs; Ambassador (R); Former Commissioner General, UNRWA
Kaya Türkmen Ambassador (R)
Rıza M. Türmen MP; Former ECHR Judge; Ambassador (R)
Tomris Türmen Professor of Neonatology, Ankara University; Former Representative of Director-General, WHO
Cengiz Ultav Chairman of the Board of Directors, Technology Development Foundation of Turkey; Executive Board Member, Vestel Ventures
Akın Umur Chairman, Türk Tütün A.Ş.
Derin Ural Professor of Civil Engineering and Former Vice-Rector, Istanbul Technical University (ITU)
Emine Uşaklıgil Journalist, Writer
Ercan Uygur President, Turkish Economic Association (TEK); Professor (R) of Economics, Ankara University
Füsun Ülengin Dean of Management School, Sabancı University; Professor of Industrial Engineering
Ali Ülker Vice-Chairman, Yıldız Holding
Murat Ülker Chairman, Yıldız Holding
Memet Ünsal Managing Partner, InnoMate
Rukiye Devres Ünver CEO, Devres Real Estate
Ahmet Üzümcü  Former Director General of the Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons (OPCW); Ambassador (R) 
Volkan Vural Ambassador (R); Advisor to Chairman, Doğan Holding
Yaşar Yakış Former Minister of Foreign Affairs; Ambassador (R); President, STRATİM
Nur Yalman Professor of Social Anthropology and Middle Eastern S. at Harvard U.
Tezcan Yaramancı Chairman, Investa Consulting; Chairman, TURMEPA
Lütfi Yenel Chairman, Kron
Zekeriya Yıldırım Chairman, Yıldırım Consulting; Board Member, Sabancı Holding; Deputy Governor of Central Bank (F)
Durmuş Yılmaz Sen. Adv. to the President of TR (F); Governor of the Cent. Bank of TR (F); Member of Directors’ Council, TEPAV
Hakan Yılmaz Prof. of Political Science and Director of the Center for European Studies, Boğaziçi Uni; Musician
Kamil Yılmaz Professor of Economics, Koç University
Rona Yırcalı Chairman, Yırcalı Group; Honorary Chair, ICC WCF; Chairman of Board of Trustees, TEV
İdil Yiğitbaşı Vice Chairwoman, Yaşar Holding
Deniz Yuret Associate Professor of Computer Engineering and Founder of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Koç University
Erkut Yücaoğlu President of High Advisory Council (F), TÜSİAD; Chairman, Map-Turkuaz Group of Companies
Gamze Dinçkök Yücaoğlu Board Member, Atlantik Holding
Can Yücel Corporate Loans Department Head, Isbank; Board Member, TSKB
Elif Bilgi Zapparoli CEO and Country Head of TR & Global Sovereign Wealth Funds Coverage, Merrill Lynch Yatirim Bank A.Ş.