Ismail Ertürk is Senior Lecturer in Banking and Director for Social Responsibility and Engagement at Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester. He has published widely on finance, banking and corporate governance introducing cutting edge interdisciplinary perspectives based on cultural and political economy. He has been a member of prestigious interdisciplinary research projects in the UK and internationally. He has held visiting positions in various universities globally. He has collaborated with contemporary artists in art projects that reflect upon representation, value and knowledge in historical and contemporary practices and theories regarding money and finance. He has practical experience in global banking, business and creative industries through advisory work for the leading global private and public organisations. He regularly appears in international media including BBC and Bloomberg to comment on finance and economy.