17:15 – 18:15 NATIONAL TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE AND DIGITAL TURKEY
After completing his primary and secondary school education in Germany, he graduated from Middle East Technical University Engineering Faculty in 1988. He started working in Aselsan the same year. In 1990, he started his career in Bosch. In 2004, he became the CEO of Bosch Turkey. In 2007, he became the globally responsible person for Sales and Marketing in the Automotive After Sale Services at Bosch AG. He played an important role in the transformation and road map development of Bosch’s mobility solutions. In 2011, he was nominated as one of the top 100 executives to manage one of the companies that was included in DAX 30, that incorporates Germany’s top 30 companies, by Germany’s respected economy newspaper Handelsblatt. Between the years 2013 and 2018, he served as the Executive Committee Member of Bosch’s Electric Powertrain Systems and was responsible for Sales and Marketing Business Division. After his successful career that promoted him to the Senior Vice President position in Global Bosch, he started working as the CEO of Turkey’s Automobile Enterprise Group Inc (TOGG) since September 1st, 2018.