Banu Uzgur is a consultant on Investor Relations, Public Relations (particularly with an emphasis on financial media), and Research & Benchmarking.
Banu Uzgur was responsible from the International Media Relations of Turkcell Group between September 2011 and June 2013. This role includes the strategic planning to arrange high profile coverage on International Media on behalf of Turkcell Group, identification and implementation of international media opportunities, arranging media events for Turkcell Group Companies as well as supervision and/or preparation of all international media related content (presentations, press releases, articles, comments on behalf of CEO and other senior management, Q&As).
Banu Uzgur worked for the Turkcell Investor Relations until September 2011, as one of the few spokespersons and represented the Company at International and domestic equity conferences, Turkcell analyst days, and Group presentations. She prepared all kind of disclosure related documentation such as the ad-hoc press-releases, 20-Fs for the Securities Exchange Commission in the US and Annual Reports for Capital Market Board in Turkey. Before joining Turkcell in 2003, she worked as an equity analyst at leading security houses in Turkey.
Banu Uzgur is a graduate of Economics from Istanbul University and also holds a Master’s degree in Finance from California State University, San Bernardino.