Burak Talu received his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Istanbul Technical University in 1992. He started his professional life in Garanti Securities. After completing his MBA from Boston College in 1996, he served as a Project Manager in Harza Engineering in Chicago. He then moved to Turkey to head the Strategy and Business Development Group of Doğuş Group. In 2001 he joined Doğuş Construction and Trade Inc. as the Business Development Coordinator. After 14 years in various positions, he currently serves as the Executive Board Member and CEO in Doğuş Construction Company, and as a Board Member in the sister company Ayson Geotechnical and Marine Construction Co. Mr. Talu also serves as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Turkish Contractors Association and Executive Committee Member of American-USA and Colombia and Eurasian-Kazakhstan Business Councils in Foreign Economic Relations Board.