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Board of SBM (titled as Coordination Committee until the regulation amendment published in the Official Gazette No. 28131 dated 03/11/2011) is the decision-making body of the Center. Members of the SBM Board take duty for 3 years.

The Board of SBM is composed of five members that has the qualities described below:

Two members for non-life insurance group with minimum qualifications of deputy general manager to be appointed by the Union’s Board of Directors on behalf of the Union, one member for life group, one member to be determined by the Undersecretariat from among personnel having qualifications of deputy general manager of companies that are not members of Board of Directors of the Union and one member from the Undersecretariat.

One of the members listed in sub-paragraph (a) of second paragraph chairs the Board. The Chairman is determined by the Board from among these members.

The Board convenes and resolves with one more than half of the number of full members.

The Board may ask for opinion from relevant organizations when it is required.

Board Members

Can Akın ÇAĞLAR  



Mr. Can Akın Çağlar was born in 1962, in Sivas. Mr. Çağlar graduated from İstanbul University, Faculty of Economics in 1983 and then attended a postgraduate program on Banking and Currency at the same university.

He started his professional career as an Internal Auditor in the Board of Internal Auditors of the Undersecretariat of Treasury of the Prime Ministry in 1985.

After completing his master's degree in Financial Economics at Boston University in the USA between 1995-1997,

He continued his career at Egebank A.Ş. as an Assistant Vice President and Chairman of the Board at Ege Yatırım A.Ş. between 1998 – 2003, Mr. Çağlar worked as General Manager at Family Finance A.Ş. and from 2003 to 2011 he served as General Manager of Ziraat Bankası A.Ş. At Ziraat Bankası A.Ş., he lead the foundation of both Ziraat Sigorta A.Ş. and Ziraat Hayat Emeklilik A.Ş.

In 2011, left his position at Ziraat Bankası A.Ş., he was appointed as Board Member at Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency. Mr. Can Akın Çağlar has started his position as the CEO of Eureko Sigorta as of 02.05.2014. As of May 2018, he is in the Management Committee of the Insurance Information and Monitoring Centre(SBM).




Mr. Höbek graduated from the Department of Industrial Engineering of Bilkent University in 1996 and started his career at Undersecretariat of Treasury in 1997. He completed his MBA degree in USA between 2002 and 2004 and served in the field of insurance and personal retirement at OECD for a period of one year and was appointed as the Head of Financial Monitoring and Supervision Department of General Directorate of Insurance. He also completed his graduate degree in actuary at the Applied Mathematics Institute of ODTÜ.​



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He was born in Ankara and in 1964. He holds a degree in economics from the Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences at the Middle East Technical University. He started his career in 1986 as an assistant inspector trainee on the Board of Inspectors of İşbank. He worked as an assistant manager in the Bank’s Information Processing Department in 1994, and assistant manager in the Software Development Department from 1995 to 1998, when he was appointed as group head in the same department. Brought to the position of Deputy CEO of Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik on 14 July 2003, Mr. Erkan has been appointed as the CEO of Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik effective 25 July 2014.

Uğur Erkan is a member of Emeklilik Gözetim Merkezi since October 2014.

He has been working as Vice Presedent, Insurance Association of Turkey and Presedent of Hayat ve Emeklilik Board since May 2016​.




Bülent KARAN, was born in Giresun in 1969, graduated from Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Mines, Department of Petroleum Engineering in 1991. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Sakarya University Institute of Social Sciences. He started his business life in 1991 with Aladdin Middle East Ltd. Şti. Then He worked at executive levels in the media, advertising, construction and food sectors.

He started as Marketing Group Manager in Halk Sigorta A.Ş. in April 2006 and has been serving as General Manager since 01.12.2016. As of March 2018, he is a member of the Board of Directors of the Insurance Information and Monitoring Centre.

Özgür B.KOÇ / MEMBER ​



Özgür B. KOÇ, was born in Ankara in 1975, graduated from Middle East Technical University Industrial Engineering Faculty in 1996. Then, he worked as a technical and reinsurance manager in the non-life insurance sector for 11 years and as an international reinsurance broker for 2 years.

KOÇ, has been the General Manager of Neova Insurance Company since January 1, 2009. He is also the chairman of the Association of Participation Insurance, which was founded in 2014.

Furthermore, He has been  in the Interest-free Finance Coordination Board as a member (chairman of the Association of Participation Insurance) established in 2015 by the Prime Ministry Circular with the aim of contributing to the vision of the international financial center of our country with the faster and healthier development of the interest-free finance system.

Since 2012, He has been a member of the Management Committee of Insurance Information and Monitoring Centre (SBM), and as of May 2018 he was elected to the  Non-Life Executive Committee Membership of Insurance Association of Turkey.

Koç is married and has 4 children, knows very well English.