Nafiz Karadere, Chairman of ÖRAV, graduated from the Department of International Relations of the Faculty of Political Sciences in Ankara University. After working as a senior executive at various private sector banks throughout his professional career, he became the Assistant General Manager of Garanti Bank in 1999 and retired from this position in 2016.
Since 2017, he’s been Chairman of DMS A.Ş., Chairman of Pozitif Müzik A.Ş., Chairman of Mobilet, Chairman of Doğuş Yeni Girişim A.Ş., Chairman of Bomontiada, Vice Chairman of D.ream, and Vice Chairman of Doğuş Tourism Group.
In addition to his position as Chairman of ORAV, he continues to serve as Chairman of Garanti Kültür A.Ş. (SALT) and Vice Chairman of Wildlife Foundation (WWF) Turkey.