Garanti Bank, one of the most dynamic banks on the local market, appoints Iuliu Mureșan as Deputy General Manager, responsible with coordinating Risk Area activities: Risk Management, Internal Control, Compliance and Corporate Governance.
He will exercise his new responsibilities providing his role only after completing the authorization process with the National Bank of Romania (NBR).
With more than 17 years experience in the banking industry, Iuliu Muresan has strong knowledge in the area of risk management, previously having held the position of Chief Risk Officer and Executive Board member within Bank Leumi Romania.
“We are happy to welcome Iuliu Muresan into Garanti Bank’s team. With his strong knowledge, professionalism and experience, he will bring a significant contribution to our organization as a whole, as we continue our plans of growing on the local market”, stated Ufuk Tandoğan, CEO Garanti Bank.
The new Deputy General Manager of Garanti Bank is a graduate of the Economic Sciences within Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca and has a Masters’ Degree in the same field, obtained within the same university. He has developed his career mainly in the areas of Risk and Control systems, Strategy and Financial management, holding various senior management positions.
About Garanti Bank Romania
Garanti Bank is part of the financial-banking group Garanti Romania, which brings together Garanti Leasing (the brand under which the company Motoractive IFN SA operates) and Garanti Consumer Finance (the brand under which Ralfi IFN operates).
Garanti Bank is held by Turkiye Garanti Bankasi AS (TGB), Turkey’s second largest private bank. TGB is a universal bank with leading presence in all business lines. The bank serves more than 14.5 million customers in corporate, commercial, SME, and consumer segments offering fully integrated financial services. The Spanish financial group Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) is the majority shareholder of TGB.
Garanti Bank Romania offers a series of quality products and services for all business segments: retail, SME and corporate.
Present in Romania since 1998, the bank has developed a solid portfolio of clients and expanded its national presence through branches and alternative channels, reaching an extended network of branches and intelligent ATMs that can be used by anyone, not just bank customers, for transactions with or without cards.
Last year, Garanti Bank was awarded by world-renowned magazine Global Finance, as “Best Consumer Digital Bank in Romania”. The distinction was granted within the “2017 World’s Best Consumer Digital Banks in Central and Eastern Europe Competition” and it is the 10th award that Garanti Bank receives from Global Finance in the past nine years.