Deniz joined Octopus in May 2014, working in the energy investments team, responsible for institutional fund raising and management. In January 2018 Deniz moved to the Institutional Funds team as Director of Project Management to support the broader Group’s initiative to raise capital from institutional investors.
Prior to joining Octopus, Deniz worked at Novatec Solar, a German solar technology company with responsibility for arranging project finance and managing business development activities. He also worked as a Structurer in Commerzbank’s corporates and markets division where he was involved in securitisation transactions.
Deniz has a Masters degree in Finance from the University of New South Wales in Sydney and is a holder of the CFA professional designation.