Joined Unilever Turkey in 1998 in Algida. Over the 20 years of Unilever service, worked in many roles in Icecream, Foods and Home&Personal Care Categories – both in global/regional and local roles. Worked 7 years abroad, ca 4 years in the Netherlands 2002-2006 and 2 years in Singapore in Unilever Global Market Executive Board with Harish Manwani. Recent senior posts include Regional VP Foods NAMETRUB (North Africa, Middle East, Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus), VP Foods&Refreshment Turkey, VP Home&Personal Care Turkey. Working as Global VP Marketing of Foodsolutions out of Rotterdam since October 2017 and double-hatting Foodsolutions Operations in Nordics, Turkey, Middle East, Russia, Israel.
Attended German High School Istanbul, is an honour graduate from Bogazici University Mechanical Engineering and holds MBA degree from Koc University. Married since 1999 and proud father of Demir since 2005.