Ms. Gizem Tansu


Gizem Tansu
Manager Financial Crime Compliance Initiatives – EMEA


Gizem Tansu is part of the SWIFT Financial Crime compliance Unit and responsible for the commercialisation of Compliance solutions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. She manages complex projects with business partners. Her main focus is raising awareness of the importance of compliance within financial institutions Gizem has been working at SWIFT since 2008. Before joining the Compliance team, she worked in different sales role promoting banking interfaces.  

Prior to joining SWIFT, she was an international lawyer, supporting non-profit organisations and foreign citizens in solving legal challenges in accordance of Civil and labour law. She holds several degrees in France in International and European law. She has published various articles about human rights, peace keeping operations and NATO. Mrs. Tansu speaks 6 languages including French, English, Italian, Turkish, Dutch, Azeri.