Ugur Bayar is currently serving as a board member of the following companies: Coca Cola Bottling Turkey, Anadolu Holding, Efes Breweries, Tekfen Venture Capital, Omega Motors, and Samumed Biotech, San Diego. He is also the Chairman of WWF Turkey.
Prior to these, he was the CEO and Head of Investment Banking of Credit Suisse Turkey. Earlier in his career, he served as the Chairman of the Privatization Agency under Turkish Prime Ministry.
During public service, he served as the Chairman of Petrol Ofisi, and Erdemir Steel and as a board member of Turkish Airlines and Turkish Telekom.
Bayar started his career in Citibank. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from the State University of New York, Stony Brook.