Prof. Dr. Ahmet Erol
Ahmet Erol graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Business Administration with bachelor’s degree on International Economic Relations and started his professional career in 1986 as an assistant auditor at Republic of Türkiye Ministry of Finance Board of Auditors. He became finance auditor in 1989 and he was assigned to the United States by the Republic of Türkiye Ministry of Finance between 1993 and 1994 to conduct examinations and research on "Audit of Budget Expenditures in the United States". While he was in the United States, he gave a conference on "State and Control" at the University of Michigan. He was appointed as chief auditor to the Ministry of Finance in 1997. Between 1998 and 2001, he worked as a deputy manager at the Revenue Office of the Ministry of Treasury and Finance in Istanbul. He was appointed as assistant general manager at the General Directorate of the Mint and Stamp Printing House Prime Ministry Undersecretariat of Treasury in 2001. In 2004, he was appointed as proxy General Manager in the same institution. Mr. Erol left his position 3 months later and was appointed as chief finance auditor in 2004. He retired from the Ministry of Treasury and Finance in 2020.
In addition to his professional career, he has been working as a lecturer at Kadir Has University, since its establishment (1997), Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences and Faculty of Law. Ahmet Erol gives lectures related to Turkish tax system, tax law, tax disputes and tax judiciary. Furthermore, Mr. Erol instructs Turkish Tax System courses in the master's and doctoral programs at Özyeğin University Faculty of Law. Between 2006 and 2011, he taught public finance and tax law at Yeditepe University Faculty of Law and Turkish tax system and tax law in the Public Law master's program at Özyeğin University Faculty of Law. Ahmet Erol received his Doctorate degree (PhD) in 2002 and became an associate professor of Finance (Financial Law) in 2005, was appointed as a professor of financial law at Istanbul Beykent University Faculty of Law in 2020 and continues to hold this position. Ahmet Erol was elected as a Board Member of Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik on October 16, 2023