Internal Audit Director
Hakan Ercan graduated from Hüseyin Avni Sözen Anadolu Lisesi in 1994. He completed Department of Economics (English language) at Istanbul University in 1999. He earned his master’s degree on Risk Management branch from the same school’s Political Sciences Faculty in 2002.
Mr. Ercan started his career at retail banking as a Management Trainee in 1999. He joined KPMG in 2000 and carried out his audit career until 2006 as an independent auditor. He witnessed the foundation of advisory department and specialized in financial advisory services until 2010. His major practices at KPMG as an auditor and consultant to many companies, particularly in the telecommunications, healthcare, FMCG sectors and the privatization of the largest energy companies.
Mr. Ercan joined Türk Telekom in 2010 and led the internal audit department during 2011-2018 as an internal audit director. Additionally, he conducted audits at the subsidiaries of the group that handle international data & wholesale voice, call centre operations, IT system solutions, R&D services, education technologies and game content production.
In 2018, he provided consultancy to the Board of Directors during the establishment of the Internal Audit department at Peyman, owned by a private equity fund namely Bridgepoint and led the Company's Internal Audit function for 3 years. Mr. Ercan has been working as an Internal Audit Director of MLP Care since 2021.
Mr. Ercan received an approval from the Ministry of Trade in 2020 as a “Turquality Consultant”. He was granted as an “Independent Auditor” by the Public Oversight Board in 2018, “Certified Risk Management Assurance Professional” by the Institute of Internal Auditors in 2013, the designation of “Certified Internal Control Auditor” by AAIFM in 2013 and “SMMM” from TÜRMOB in 2006. In 2016, he was awarded with the awareness prize in Continuous Professional Education by IIA Türkiye.