Erkam Hasim Bulut is a PhD candidate at the Molengraaff Institute for Private Law and the Utrecht Center for Accountability and Liability Law (UCALL). His research focuses on the regulation of central counterparty(CCP) in EU Law and his supervisors are Prof. Tomas Arons, Prof. Manuel Lokin and Dr. Han Gulyas.

Erkam holds a Bachelor's degree in Law (LLB, 2017) and a Master's degree in Finance (MSc, 2019) from Istanbul University. He previously worked as a legal associate at an international law firm and as a research assistant at Istanbul University. He is a member of the Istanbul BAR.