Yasin Demir


Yasin is the director of D&D Consultancy, where he is also an investment adviser and consultant. He has 20 years’ experience in brokerage, market-making, investment management, advisory, fund management, product development and capital markets. With a strong background on equity derivatives and fixed income, Yasin can lead diverse and complex teams and businesses, with strong business ethics and high performance culture.


Fixed income, equity derivatives


  • Director, D&D Consultancy, London: 2021 – present
  • Investment Manager, Vedra Partners, London: 2018–20
  • EVP/CEO, Burgan Securities, Istanbul: 2015–17
  • Head of Treasury, Is Investment, Istanbul: 2009–15
  • Fund Manager, TEB (BNP) Asset Management, Istanbul: 2004–09
  • Fund Manager, Ata Securities: 2000–04
  • Trader, Bankapital: 1997–2000.

  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, Marmara University: 1997

Professional qualifications

ICM Level 4 Investment Management Certificate, CFA Institute: 2016
Capital Market Activities Level 3 Licence, Capital Markets Board of Turkey: 2003
Derivative Instruments Licence, Capital Markets Board of Turkey: 2003
Deutsches Sprachdiplom (DSD) Level 2, Bilingual Proficiency in German: 1992


Marketmaking in Equities, Kuwait Market, Wafra Securities (as subcontractor to PWC)
Treasury Unit Setup, Info Securities, Turkey
Emerging Markets Mutual Funds, Setup & Management, Istanbul Portfolio Management, Turkey


Turkish, German, English

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