Derya Erdemli, CFA


Derya started her career at JP Morgan Chase in New York City in 2007 as an Equity Research Analyst covering Consumer and Business Services. She later joined Macquarie Securities Equity Research team in New York, responsible for tech, media and telecom sectors. Derya re-joined JP Morgan’s Equity Research team in 2010 to cover Telecom Services and Media sectors. Her team ranked #1 in the Institutional Investor All-America survey in Telecom Services and #3 in Cable & Satellite in 2012, and #2 in the then-combined Telecom & Media sector in 2011.

After 6 years on Wall Street, Derya moved back to Istanbul to join a fashion/lifestyle e-commerce start-up, Lidyana.com, where she worked as CFO and managing partner. Lidyana.com has been chosen among ‘’Europe’s Hottest Startups’’ by the prestigious Wired UK magazine.

Today Derya is a Vice President at Aventio MB, bringing a wealth of startup and e-commerce experience, coupled with expertise in different areas of TMT.

Derya holds a BA in Economics and a BS in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from Cornell University in the US, and is a CFA charter holder.

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