Cimen has an extensive background and experience on working for different areas of Finance and Financial Markets.
She has established a Risk Management function for a major Turkish Bank (MNG/T-BANK) and separately for a major Leasing Company (Halk Leasing) from scratch.
She has a vast experience on credit allocation (Garanti Bank) and credit risk management for a global bank (Citi Bank Turkey) She also structured a Major Payment System Company in Turkey as Doğan Online (D-Pay; hepsipay.com) from Scratch.
She currently works on to structure "Dubai SME Rating Framework” which is the first rating system for small and medium sized companies in the MENA Region. The system provides a comprehensive review of SME's performance based on financial and non-financial criteria.