Bülent Kozlu has extensive experience in real estate and private equity investing in Turkey, Europe and the US. Prior to establishing Intus Capital, Kozlu was Chief Investment Officer of Nef, one of Turkey’s leading residential developers, where he led investments in 750,000 sqm of new projects.
Mr. Kozlu has more than 15 years of experience at top-tier private equity firms, investing over $1.8 billion. He worked at leading Turkish manager Turkven Private Equity in Istanbul, Bain Capital in London and The Carlyle Group in Washington, DC. He started his career as an investment banker at Lazard in New York.
Mr. Kozlu holds a BA in Political Science from Harvard University and an MBA High Distinction from Harvard Business School, where he graduated as Baker Scholar.