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Barış İdemen

I'm Barış İdemen

PMO Director, Co-Founder

  • Experience 12 Years
  • Sectors Investment, Insurance, Audit
  • Education Middle East Technical University (ODTU)
    Business Administration & Industrial Engineering(Double Major)
  • E-mail
  • Work Phone +90 216 755 15 12
  • Address Boğaziçi University Technopark, No:8/50 34776 İstanbul/Turkey

Professional Skills

Project & Portfolio Management 100%
Business Analysis & Test Management 100%
Change Management 90%
Enterprise Architecture 85%
Compliance & Audit 100%
Data Governance 90%
Software Development 80%
Investment Management 95%

Work Experience


PMO Director, Co-Founder

  • Beakwise is a leading, highly innovative software development company, systems integrator and technology provider, established to provide cutting edge intelligent technical solutions and management consulting services to businesses and organizations
2018 - 2020

Business Architecture Head

  • Led the business architecture team of 22
  • Responsible of innovation & improvement, change management, business analysis, requirements and knowledge management functions, legacy & digital transformations and IFRS 17 implementation of the enterprise
2014 - 2018

Transformation Lead

  • Completed the core insurance transformation program, one of the largest insurance projects in the MENA region, which includes data migration of the whole portfolio (+4 million active policies) from the legacy system into the new core platform
  • The program constitutes a complete digital transformation with satellite projects such as reengineering business processes and client journeys, building a new payment hub, transforming the accounting system into Oracle Financials...
  • Awarded Celent Model Insurer in the Legacy and Ecosystem Transformation Category and IDC Best Enterprise Transformation, represented in Gartner Case Studies.
2012 - 2014

Project Manager

  • Responsible for compliance and digital transformation projects
  • Increased the digital reach by over 600% through the new e-branch, corporate e-branch and mobile app projects
2009 - 2012

Internal Auditor

  • Participated in the audit assignments of 14 departments of the corporation ranging from human resources to marketing, visited 78 agencies in person for appraisal
  • Monetary audit findings enabled the corporation to save several million (TRY) in costs within a 3-year frame
2009 - 2009

Internal Auditor

  • Engaged in branch and department audits