Dr. Bilal Sucubaşı - General Executive Director
Dr. Bilal Sucubaşı was born in Darende, Malatya in 1972. He graduated from the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at the University of Erciyes. Sucubaşı continued his education at the Department of Business, Management, Organization Department, Malatya at the University of İnönü. He has a Master’s Degree and a Doctorate Degree. He began his professional career as a teacher in Darende and used to be an intern at Counseling Finance, Malatya. He later worked as a clerk at Darende Branch, Deputy Head of the Directorate for Organization, Branch Manager in Aksaray / Ortaköy, Director of the Marketing Department of the individuals in the Regional Coordination Centre Diyarbakır, Manager of Corporate Marketing, Director of the Commercial Branch in Mersin, Director of the Department of Corporate Marketing at Halkbank, Turkey. From 26.12.2017, Dr.Sucubaşı is a President of Managing Board of Halkbank AD Skopje.
Turhan Ademi - Executive Director
After graduation from the Finance, accounting and banking Department at the Faculty of Economics in Skopje, Mr. Ademi started his career in 1986 in JIK Banka Skopje Branch at the Credits and liquidity Division. His professional career starts ascending in 1994, when he was active in IK Banka AD Skopje, where in the period from 1994 to 1999 he held various positions as a Manager of Credit, treasury and liquidity Division, Manager of the Brokerage Department, as well as Acting Manager of IK Banka Branch Bitola. Important highlight in this period is his position of Acting General Manager of IK Banka AD Skopje from 1995 to 1996. Further milestone in Mr. Ademi’s rising career is the position of Senior Vice President at Ziraat Banka AD Skopje from 1999-2001. Shortly after, in March 2001 he is being promoted as a General Manager of Ziraat Banka AD Skopje, which among other responsibilities includes membership of the Risk Management Board. After the successful acquisition of Ziraat Bank AD Skopje by Halk Banka AD Skopje, Mr. Ademi’s next professional challenge and responsibility is the position of Executive Director and a member of Executive Board of HALKBANK AD Skopje. From June 2016 until December 2017 Mr. Turhan Ademi held the position of Acting Chief Executive Director of Halk Banka AD Skopje.
Mr. Ademi as an Executive Director is responsible for the Division of HR and organization, Division of Credits and Division of Treasury and International Banking.
Buket Gerecci – Executive Director
The professional career of Mrs. Buket Gerecci begins with an employment in Garanti Bankasi A.S. Turkey in 1990, right after finishing the formal education and obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Ankara – Political Science Faculty, at the International Relations Department in 1989. After 5 years in service in Garanti Bankasi, Mrs. Gerecci in 1995 has the opportunity to work and develop professionally in another financial institution in Turkey – Toprakbank A.S. This working engagement lasts until 1997, when she is appointed as Head of the Gaziantep Branch, within the Finansbank A.S. In 2002, a new challenge arises in her career, when she is appointed in Asya Katilim Bankasi A.S, and in 2008 she is promoted as Deputy General Manager and Chief Operations Officer (COO). From 2011, she continued as a Chief Financial Officer as part of another company, in the oil industry in Turkey. Mrs. Buket Gerecci becomes part of the Halkbank family on 15.09.2014, hired as a consultant in the Bank. On 04.03.2015 upon the official approval from the National Bank of Republic of Macedonia, Mrs. Buket continues her engagement in Halkbank A.D Skopje as Member of the Managing Board of the Bank and Executive Director.
As an Executive Director, Mrs. Buket Gerecci is responsible for the Marketing Division and the Division of Operations and Information Systems.
Tomche Tasevski - Executive Director
Mr. Tasevski is a graduated economist in bank management from the Faculty of Economics in Skopje. His banking carrier is lasting for 26 years started in 1990 in Ljubljanska Banka as a Loan Officer for SMEs. During his service he has worked in three banks in Macedonia and one MFI – Opportunity International, on the positions as a client relationship manager, Chief Credit Officer and Deputy General Manager, respectively. Since 2002, he has been in Halkbank AD Skopje (formerly known as Izvozna i Kreditna Banka) on the position of Operational Director and Corporate Division Manager. In 2009, Mr. Tasevski is being promoted as an Executive Director and member of Managing Board. Since 2011, he is president of Risk Management Committee. Moreover, he is ALCO and Credit Committee member. Currently, Mr. Tasevski remains on position of Executive Director within the Executive Board of Halkbank Skopje. He manages various projects and achieved targets and plans in the improvement of lending processes, branch network development and risk management. He takes active roles in more than 20 specializations in Germany, Italy, G. Britain and the Far East. He has been awarded Special Certificate by Bankakademie International Frankfurt in the field of steering of on-lending of MSEs.Mr. Tasevski, as an expert, has been panelist and active member on several annual meetings and conferences, such as, the Plenary Session of MFI in Budapest on the topic “Learning Lending Together”, the Annual Conference of EFSE on own topic “Housing Loans” and the Annual Conference of GGF on topic “Green Projects”. In the period 1998-2010 he has been a member of the Board of Trustees in the Macedonian Enterprises Development Foundation and achieved positive and successful results supporting start up projects, micro businesses and entrepreneurship in the rural regions.
As Executive Director, Mr. Tasevski is responsible for the Division of Risk Collection Liquidation, Legal and Information Security, Division of Financial Management and Planning, Internal Control Department, Risk Management Department and Compliance & AML Department.