Burcu Can

Burcu Can

Germany, Frankfurt am Main
Compliance & Regulatory Manager at Kia Europe
Profession: Manager, Head of Department, Lawyer
Industry: Competition, Digital, Data Privacy, Automotive, Compliance, Regulatory


Since November 2021, Burcu has been leading the Competition & Regulatory department of Kia Europe. Burcu started her career in 2009 as a case handler at the Turkish Competition Authority. After about 5 years at the TCA, she joined Cleary Gottlieb's competition law practice in Brussels. In 2018, Burcu joined ELIG in Turkey as counsel and was promoted to partner in 2019. In late 2020, she started her own law firm and advised global clients on competition law, data privacy and digital markets.


English, Turkish


EU LawAntitrustMerger ControlLitigationAdvocacyState AidCompliance ProgrammesCompetition PolicyE-CommerceTrade LawDigital MarketsData Protection and PrivacyTurkish LawAutomotive


Kia Europe

Compliance & Regulatory Manager at Kia Europe

November 2021 - Present • Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Head of the compliance and regulatory department at Kia's European headquarters.

Burcu Can Attorneys at Law

Managing Partner at Burcu Can Attorneys at Law

1 years 1 mth • October 2020 - November 2021 • Istanbul, Turkey

Advised global clients on competition law and supporting areas including digital markets and data privacy.


Harvard Law School

LL.M. Degree

Gazi University Faculty of Law

LL.M. Degree in Commercial Law

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Exchange Programme focusing on EU and international law (2 semesters)

Ankara University Faculty of Law

Bachelor's Degree in Law

Follow us
Enable women professionals to be easily found based on merit.