Kenan Tur, Founder and Chairman of the Advisory Board

Kenan Tur, born 1964, received his training at Adam Opel AG and received his diploma in Business Informatics as a student trainee. Whilst at General Motors, Kenan Tur worked on implementing "Lean Management" processes in both the controlling and revision stages of purchasing. As "European Team Manager" he was responsible for the strategic purchase of specific items.

In the year 2000, Kenan Tur set out to make it on his own and in 2001 he founded Business Keeper in Potsdam, Germany.

Kenan Tur is Co-founder of the Berlin Forum for the German Business Ethics Network (Deutsches Netzwerk Wirtschaftsethik – dnwe). At Transparency International Deutschland he is manager of the "Whistleblower" working group. Kenan Tur is an "accredited auditor" for the Value Management System according to ZfW Standards (Zentrum für Wirtschaftsethik - Centre for Business Ethics) and is Confidentiality Manager in the Programme to Promote Giftedness for Scholars and Doctoral Candidates at the Klaus Murmann Centre for Advancing Study, a division of the Germany Economy Foundation (Stiftung der Deutschen Wirtschaft - sdw). He is the author of numerous expert articles and has spoken at trade conventions on corruption prevention and compliance management.

He helps the compliance departments of organisations to implement and organise the BKMS® Compliance System and is the Founder of the "BK-Compliance" client-user group.

Selected publications

Journal articles

Schlüsselkriterien wirksamer Hinweisgebersysteme

Compliance Praxis, 6/2017


170620_Compliance_Praxis_Schluesselkriterien-wirksamer-Hinweisgebersysteme.pdf (PDF, 3 MB)

Compliance – Sicherheit schaffen




Book articles

Social compliance as an essential component of integrated reporting (englisch)

In: Global Compact International Yearbook 2015
macondo Group/United Nations Publications, 2015, ISBN 978-3981354096, S. 110f


GCYB_2015_BusinessKeeper.pdf (PDF, 301 KB)

Effektive Hinweisgebersysteme: Eigenschaften, Implementierung, Management

In: Wieland, Steinmeyer, Grüninger (Hrsg.): Handbuch Compliance-Management 
Verlag Erich Schmidt, Oktober 2014, ISBN 978-3503156795, S. 701ff




Interview mit Kenan Tur: Compliance and whistleblowing from an international perspective (englisch)

In: COMPLIANCE@DT. Information for the Compliance Community. November 2014, S. 3f


Interview-Kenan-Tur.pdf (PDF, 193 KB)

5 Fragen an Kenan Tur über Datenschutz und Datensicherheit bei Hinweisgebersystemen

DICO - Deutsches Institut für Compliance, 2013


DICO_Interview_10_2013_-_5_Fragen_an_Kenan_Tur.pdf (PDF, 54 KB)