Kenan Yılmaz was born in 1962 in Ankara. He graduated from Istanbul University’s Law School in 1983. He joined the Istanbul Bar in 1984 and received his master’s degree in International Commerce at Tulane University, New Orleans in 1989. Mr. Yılmaz completed an EMBA at Koç University in 1998 and thereupon started working as a legal advisor for Koç Holding. He served as Chief Legal Advisor Assistant between the years of 2000 and 2006, subsequently assuming the title of Chief Legal Advisor at Koç Holding. Kenan Yılmaz is also a member of TÜSİAD, Koç University Alumni Association, a founding member and board member of Turkish Institute of Nautical Archeology (TINA) and founding member of the Turkish Center for Ethical Values Foundation.
Selin Barlak Gümrükçü graduated from Yeditepe University School of Law in 2006, and became a member of the İstanbul Bar after completing her internship in 2007. She has worked at a law firm in İstanbul as an associate between 2007–2011 and received master’s degree in Business Administration at Istanbul Technical University in 2011. She has been working for Koç Holding as a legal advisor.
Melisa Bülbül graduated from Koç University School of Law in 2008, and became a member of the İstanbul Bar after completing her internship in 2009. She has been working for Koç Holding as a legal advisor since admission to the Bar.