VP- Fintech Engagement, Group Digital Office
Görkem Çokçetin is managing Emirates NBD’s Fintech Engagement and Partnerships team since January 2018.
He runs the Fintech engagement journey from scouting to Proof of Concept (PoC) and implementation, to cover business needs and create new products and services with Fintechs and other partners’ capabilities.
He started his career as a Relationship Manager in corporate and commercial banking in 1998 and worked for both branch, regional and head office organizations.
He worked in Unicredit’s corporate strategic marketing department as ‘”Innovation and Product Manager” in 2008.
He was then Innovation and Idea Development Manager in Yapi Kredi/Unicredit from 2012 to 2017.
His team was responsible for managing internal idea generation platform for employees named Evreka and scouting innovation and external possible for collaboration.
Gorkem was also an internal trainer for Yapı Kredi Corporate University in giving courses on Innovation, Fin-Techs, and Sales.
Gorkem has a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance and is one of the co-authors of the book “Sustainability in a Digital World” by Thomas Osburg from Springer Publications.