İlker Altıntaş is the EVP of Technology and Operations at Akbank. He has joined Akbank in March 2012 as Vice President of Enterprise Architecture and later became Senior Vice President of the IT Architecture and Core Banking Division. In January 2017, he was appointed as Executive Vice President in charge of Technology and Operations. During his roles at Akbank, he was in charge of IT strategic initiatives/programs including major IT transformation and application modernizations and was also responsible for the IT-for-IT programs including DevOps, IT ERP, and Agile Transformation. Starting at 2015, he has led full agile transformation of Akbank IT.
Before joining Akbank, İlker Altıntaş led R&D teams in software technology companies, and completed banking transformation projects during his career as an executive of technology companies, engineered and developed finance/banking products and led engineering processes.
Dr. Altıntaş is a graduate of Middle East Technical University, Department of Computer Engineering and holds a PhD degree in software engineering from the same university. He has published many scientific and technical articles for international conferences, journals and is a committee member for various national and international conferences.