Mehmet Akseki started his career in 1998 in the Corporate Finance Department of BSI Bayindir Securities, a CEE focused securities business.

Between 2000-2006, he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Global Securities, where he advised on cross-border M&A transactions in the CEEMEA region out of the Istanbul Office. Between 2007-2008, he worked in the European Investment Banking Team of Bear Stearns in London, focusing on European TMT M&A transactions.

Following the sale of Bear Stearns to JP Morgan in 2008, Mehmet established and managed an independent M&A advisory business in London, focusing on financial sponsor backed transactions, until joining RiverRock in 2012.

Mehmet has an MBA from Koc University and MSc degree in Finance from London Business School.