Murat Sağman was born in 1972, in Paris. He was graduated from Galatasaray High School in 1992. He completed University of Sorbonne in France with a bachelor degree on economics and finance with honours. Also he had a master degree from University of Sorbonne in the area of banking and finance. After getting short experience at the Treasury Department of Paris Credit Lyonnais and the Paris Stock Exchange in 1997, he began to work Treasury Department of Alfa Securities in Turkey, in 1998. In 2000, he worked as a trader in Broadway trading firm that is in the U.S. Nasdaq Stock Exchange.
After being the head of U.S. Markets in Paris Refco in 2002, he joined to Akbank Private Banking as the investment manager who is responsible of the international capital markets and equities in 2004. Between December 2005 and August 2011 he served as Director of Finansbank Private Banking. Between 2011 and 2015 he served as Founding Partner and General Manager of AZ Notus Asset Management.
In 2006, he was awarded prize by Private Banking Conference which was sponsored by LM Investment Management in Dubai and attended by 100 professional in the banking sector. In 2008, he has been called to the European Private Banking Conference as the first speaker from Turkey. He also served as moderator of the conference and session chair.
In 2019, he was the first speaker from Turkey in USA Yale University yearly finance conference. He made a presentation relating to “European Economies, Emerging Markets and Turkish Economy”.
Between 2008 and 2014, he was a lecturer at Galatasaray University and give lectures of “Financial Markets”. Since 2016, he is a lecturer at Bilgi University. In 2011, he was elected by a registered instructor of Banks Association of Turkey.
He is a frequent commentator in news and economic channels and has been frequently invited to provide his views on economy and financial markets on conference and panels, organized especially by the trade and commerce chambers of Aegean and Anatolian cities.
He is an Economic Advisor of Turkey Young Businessman Association (TÜGİAD).
He is a member of Young Businessperson and Managers Association (GYİAD), Certified Financial Accountant (CFA) and Financial Literacy Association( FODER). He is member of board of directors of FODER.
He is a member of the Club of Galatasaray and Galatasaray High School Alumni Association. He is member of directors of Galatasaray TV.
He has been awarded in 2017 “The Best Commentator in Economy in Turkey” by Ekonomize Magazine and Ege University.