Mr. Kaan Kiziroğlu is a seasoned investment banker with 20 years experience in various fields including; family office advisory, financing, M&A, risk analysis, FX & bond trading, operational turnaround, balance sheet restructuring and real estate investments. He is also a Capital Markets Board of Turkey approved qualified "Real Estate Appraiser".
He is currently the Managing Partner of Servo Capital and assumed the same role between 2009-2011.
He was the Chairman & General Manager of MGEC Finansal Danışmanlık Hizmetleri A.Ş. which is the Turkish subsidiary of Abu Dhabi State Wealth Fund Mubadala & General Electric Capital-Mubadala GE Capital (“MGEC”), between 2011 and 2014. He was responsible from all the Turkish businesses of MGEC including strategic equity investments in leasing, factoring and car fleet rental sectors and long term lending (corporate and syndications) in all sectors.
He acted as consultant and interim executive in AS Cimento (cement and building materials) between 2009 and 2010 for the operational turnaround of AS Cimento and restructuring of its balance sheet with USD 210mln long term syndications.
He worked in fixed income and special situations department of Credit Suisse Securities Europe Ltd and Credit Suisse Securities Menkul Değerler A.Ş. between 2006 and 2008
He worked in the purchase of USD1.1bn distressed debt portfolio from Savings Deposit Insurance Fund of Turkey and single case debt restructurings for Dundas Unlü between 2005 and 2006
He worked in corporate and leverage buy-out ratings department of Fitchratings between 2001 and 2005, worked in corporate ratings department of Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co between 1999 and 2001
Mr. Kiziroğlu started his career as FX trader in treasury department of Yapı ve Kredi Bankası between 1995 and 1997 and corporate credit marketing department of Yapı ve Kredi Bankası in 1995.
Mr. Kiziroğlu is a graduate of Engineering Faculty of Middle East Technical University (“METU”)-Turkey & has three Masters Degrees: i) Master of Science from METU, ii) MBA from Bilgi University and iii) Master of Business Law from Galatasaray University.
Mr. Kiziroğlu is a holder of Turkish Capital Market Board's ("SPK") "Advanced Level", "Derivative Products", "Corporate Credit Rating", "Corporate Governance Rating" & "Real Estate Appraiser" licenses.