Serkan Bozkurt began his career in 1996 as Senior Financial Auditor with Arthur Andersen in Istanbul. Following on from that he moved in 1999 to Valeo Otomotiv Dagitim A.S. a wholly owned subsidiary of Valeo SA a French automotive component manufacturer, where he rose from Budgeting and Reporting Manager to Country Chief Financial Officer.
In 2005, Bozkurt moved to Sodexo one of the largest food services and facilities management companies in the world where he was Chief Financial Officer for Turkey. Since 2010 Serkan has been the Finance Director of the Turkish subsidiary of Yum! Brands Inc. Yum! operates or licenses Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut restaurants worldwide. In this role Serkan focused Return on Investment evaluations of new restaurant and the strengthening of working capital.
Serkan Bozkurt graduated from the Marmara University in Istanbul with a BA in Business Administration and has completed various international courses including the Insead Business School in Paris. He is a member of the Istanbul Chamber of Certified Public Accountants and Consultants and the Turkish Franchise Association.