Mr. Erişen graduated from the Faculty of Law at Ankara University in 2002. In 2005, he earned his M.A. degree in Civil Law at Ankara University and in between 2013-2015 studied Master of Law in securities and financial regulations at Georgetown University. In 2015, he also completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Bahçeşehir University. Mr. Erişen is presently continuing his PhD studies in administrative law at Ankara University.
Throughout his professional career, Mr. Erişen has been working for the Turkish Telecom Corporation as a lawyer and for Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency of Turkey (BDDK) as an assistant specialist, specialist and then chief specialist. He still holds the position of the head of department of Legal Affairs at Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency of Turkey.
Mr. Erişen has two publications named Sub-contractorship Agreement (Adalet Press, 2011) and Banking Debit (The Journal of Turkish Court of Accounts Issue: 83, 2011).