Born in 1973, Serdar Yılmaz graduated from Middle East Technical University, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering in 1995, and completed his master's degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at the same university in 1998. He completed an MBA at Istanbul Bilgi University in 2012-2014. He started his professional career in 1995 as a Software Specialist in Software Development Management at Türkiye İş Bankası. Application Architect and Project Manager between 1998-2004 at Türkiye İş Bankası, Program Manager between 2004-2008 at Softech, IT Architecture Manager between 2008-2011, IT Architecture and Business Intelligence Manager between 2011-2012 and IT Architecture and Data Management Manager between 2012-2015 at Türkiye İş Bankası and since 2015, he has served as Chief Data Officer in the Data Management Department at Türkiye İş Bankası. Yılmaz has been also a Board Member at Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik between 2015 -2020 and as of 2019, he has served as an Artificial Intelligence Area Leader at Türkiye İş Bankası. Yılmaz joined Fibabanka as of September 2020 and continues to serve as the Assistant General Manager of Information Technologies and Banking Operations.