I am Assist. Prof. Dr. Turgut TÜRSOY and Turkish Cypriot. I was born in Duisburg, Deutschland. I stayed between1977 and 1983 in Deutschland. From 1983 till 1994, I stayed in North Cyprus and I finished my elementary and high school. From 1994 till 1998, I studied at Istanbul University, graduated as an engineer. After graduated from Istanbul, I had master of business and administrative science (MBA) degree in Nicosia at Cyprus International University. From 2001 till 2005, I attended to banking and finance doctorate program (Ph.D.) at Marmara University in Istanbul. From 2005 till today, I’m working in Near East University at Department of Banking and Finance and I’m Vice Chair-person. I’m married and I have two children.