Dr. Rusen Ahmet Albayrak Held a Lecture

On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, Dr. Rusen Ahmet Albayrak, Executive Vice President at Kuveyt Türk Participation Bank, visited and held a lecture at the International University of Sarajevo (IUS).

Dr. Albayrak visited IUS together with the executives of the BBI bank Mr. Amer Kovačević, Ms. Emina Šišić and others. He was welcomed by Vice-Rector Dr. Faruk Berat Akçesme, Deans Dr. Mustafa Bal, Dr. İbrahim Dursun and Dr. Hasan Korkut, Executive Assistant to Rector Mr. Muhammed Yasir Göz and representative of IUS Career Center Ms. Indira Hasanović.

At the meeting, the representatives of the three institutions agreed to increase collaboration in future in the domains of internships, education and training of young professionals. Mr. Albayrak mentioned that junior IUS students can benefit from the employment opportunities in Kuveyt Türk Participation Bank and other partner organizations that wish to take students before senior year, and give them training in the corporate education. At the same time, BBI executives said that there is a lot of space for cooperation with the BBI Academy, which offers training for its own employees, and some of the joint projects were mentioned.

After the meeting, Dr. Albayrak delivered lecture titled “It is more than having a job, become a man of profession” aimed to present some practical advice for students and professors on how to achieve professional success and personal satisfaction.

According to Dr. Albayrak, to become a man of profession it is important to pursue your interests and passions which are different from your major field of studies, as this have as a result the innovation by offering a new perspective to usual view of the field.

The event was organized by the IUS Career Center.