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Burçin Gözlüklü, Ph.D.

Managing Partner, Sworn-in Financial Advisor

T : +90 (212) 267 21 00
F : +90 (212) 267 10 67

Burçin serves as the managing director of Centrum Sworn-In Financial Advisory and Consulting since the beginning of 2015. He also serves as the tax associate of a Netherlands based consulting group, NXT Group of Companies, Istanbul Office. He also serves as the business partner of Van Campen/Liem, a Dutch based leading advisory firm for most of the Turkish conglomerates.

Burçin worked as a tax inspector within the Turkish Ministry of Finance Tax Inspectors Board for 10 years. Beginning from the mid-2008, he was appointed as the Secretary General of the Turkish Accounting Standards Board (now named as Public Oversight Board), and took the role of adopting the international accounting standards (IFRS/IASs) into Turkish legislation for 3 years. During this period, he participated as a member in the Asian - Oceanian Standard Setters Group (AOSSG) and as an observer member in the World Standard Setters (WSS) Group. He took an active role in drafting the new Turkish Commercial Code (TCC) and represented Turkey with respect to accounting and auditing related regulations of the new TCC during the negotiation process of the EU Acquis.

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Ramazan ORUÇ

Partner, Sworn-in CPA

T : +90 (212) 267 21 00
F : +90 (212) 267 10 67

Ramazan Oruç joined Centrum as tax services partner in 2019.

Ramazan worked as a tax inspector at the Turkish Ministry of Finance Tax Inspectors Board for about 13 years. During his tenure, he carried out high level tax audits on large tax payers’ accounts, audits on international taxation and transfer pricing, and money laundering investigations.

He led risk analysis projects conducted to reveal tax evasion risks for large-tax payers in different industries by using data mining tools.

He specilzed in transfer pricing and international taxation issues during his service at the Transfer Pricing Department of the Tax Inspectors Board for the last five years.

After leaving office in public sector, he has been working as Sworn-in CPA since 2017. He has provided services for tax certification, VAT refund, international taxation, transfer pricing and corporate restructuring to many companies in various sectors.

Ramazan received his BA degree in Business Administration from the Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences. He has MPA degree specialized in “Financial Managment” from Carnegie Mellon University with the highest distinction.

He acted as the board mermber of Tax Inspector Foundation and Deputy Secretary General of Tax Inspectors Assouciation.

He hods Sworn-in CPA and Independent Auditors Licence.

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Fazıl BOYRAZ

Partner

T : +90 (212) 267 21 00
F : +90 (212) 267 10 67

Fazıl Boyraz joined the Centrum in 2020.

He started his career in 2004 as a Revenue Assistant Specialist at Turkey Revenue Administration.

Then worked as a Tax Inspector at the Turkish Ministry of Finance Tax Inspectors Board between 2005-2014 in this position. During this time he was the Group Vice President at the Ankara Big Scale Tax Payers Group Department his work was focused on tax inspection,report assesment and reconcillation.

After that between 2012-2013 when he was working at Tax Inspection Board he was responsible from the coordination between Big Scale Taxpayers Deparments and Transfer Pricing Departments in the meantime he was also reporter for the Tax Inspection Board Central Report Assesment Commission.

In January 2014 he was assigned as Head of Group in responsibility of Corporate Income Tax at the Revenue Administration.He worked in this positon 6 years and in February 2020 he resigned his public office.

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Fırat GÜÇLÜ

Advisory Services Partner

T : +90 (212) 267 21 00
F : +90 (212) 267 10 67

He joined Centrum as a partner in 2019.

He started his career at Yıldız Holding Control and Auditing Group in 2004 and continued there until 2013, and he worked in the Audit Department of Bilkent Holding (Tepe Group) between 2013-2015. Between 2015 and 2017, he worked at Natura Gıda San. A.Ş. (Golf Ice Cream) as a CFO. Since 2017, he has been working as a Founding Partner in Seta Partners Consultancy and Audit Services company which he founded himself.

He also lectures on Auditing and Accounting at various universities and is currently working at Bahçeşehir University. He has many published articles and has over 15 years of experience in auditing and financial affairs.

He holds a Ph.D. in Accounting and Finance from Istanbul University and Bilkent University Executive MBA. He completed certificate programs at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan and Cornell University, and participated in the Executive Program on Corporate Management of the “AOTS-EPCM Program (Japan)” supported by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

He is fluent in English and has many professional certificates.

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Yasin ERGÜN

Partner, Audit Services Leader

T : +90 (212) 267 21 00
F : +90 (212) 267 10 67

He joined Centrum as a partner in 2019.

He started his career at Avrasya Audit and continued there until 2008, and he worked in BDO Audit between 2008 – 2010. He worked at Deloitte Turkey as a senior manager between 2010 – 2019.

He has audit experience in the framework of International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the US (“US GAAP”), and Turkish Financial Reporting Standards (“TFRS”). He is leading audit projects of multinational companies based in US, Europe and local conglomerates. Mainly, besides audit of holding companies, he is experienced in manufacturing, consumer goods and real estate sectors.

He has more than 15 years of experience in professional services on a variety of areas including external audit, initial public offerings, financial reporting and accounting advisory, transformation projects, due diligence and company valuations.

He holds a B.Sc. in Economics from Dumlupınar University, and he is lecturing on accounting, reporting and audit classes in several institutions. He is a Certified Public Accountant, holds an Independent Auditor License, and he is member of Turkish Independent Auditors Association.

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