Associate Professor Mehmet Ersoy was born in 1953 in Artvin. He completed his primary education in Kastamonu and his secondary education in Kabataş and Levent High Schools. He graduated from Istanbul Academy of Economic and Commercial Sciences (IAECS) in 1977. He completed his master’s degree at the Accounting Institute of IAECS in 1978. The same year, he went to England for language learning at his teacher’s request for assistantship at the Institute. He served as an assistant of the Accounting Chair in the Department of Business Administration of IAECS in 1979. He received the title of Doctor of Business Administration with the acceptance of his thesis entitled “Determination of Cost Centers in Businesses”. He came into office as an Assistant Professor at Marmara University’s Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Business Administration on the Accounting-Finance field in 1992. Since 2004, he has been working as a lecturer in the School of Banking and Insurance at Marmara University and gave lectures on Financial Accounting, Inventory Balance Sheet, Companies Accounting, Accounting Information Systems at the different faculties of Marmara University and at the foundation universities. He received the title of Associate Professor in the year 2014.
After he received the title of Doctor of Business, he took place in the establishment and management of many firmes in the field of Foreign Trade. He worked as coordinator advisor in the field of Strategic Planning, Evaluation and Restructuring in IGDAŞ, Ağaç A.Ş. and Halk Ekmek, which are the shareholding of İstanbul Metropolitian Municipality and as advisor for “Biosafety Organization Corporate Structure Project ” in the Ministry of Agriculture. He was a member of Supervisory Board and Executive Board of some banks by appointment on behalf of TMSF (Saving Deposit Insurance Fund) and Prime Ministry Undersecreteriat of Treasury.
Mehmet Ersoy, he was a member of numerous foundations, associations and chambers and took active role in the administrations of forementioned establishments during both his student years and his academic life. Mehmet Ersoy who is member of İstanbul Chamber of Certified Public Accountants, he received the title of “Independent Auditor” by obtaining the “Licence of Authorization” from Public Oversight Accounting and Auditing Standards Authority in 2014.
After his administrative function as Directorate of Continuing Education Center at Marmara University between the years of 2010-2014, Mehmet Ersoy was appointed to the General Secretariat of University on July 17, 2014.