SERKAN KIZIL

Taxim Capital, Founder&Partner

SERKAN KIZIL

Taxim Capital, Founder&Partner

Biography

Prior to establishing TaximCapital, he managed investments of the fund at Turkey, Gulf Region and Northern Africa as the general manager of special capital investments department of ADIC Investment Group which is owned by Abu Dhabi Government. He founded company’s Turkey special capital investment office and team in 2008. He worked for 9 years in total as managing director at investment banking departments of GoldmanSachs in New York and London, as one of the world’s leading investment banks, before his work in ADIC. During his mission in GoldmanSachs, he played role in many merger and procurement, special capital investments, financing, public listing, capital increase and loan transactions. Serkan Kızıl, starting his business life at supervision and consultancy company Coopers&Lybrand Istanbul office, also comes from a family company which he has the right to comment in the management. He completed his bachelor’s education at METU Department of Economics, Business Management Master’s Degree at University of Florida Hough Graduate School of Business.