Turgut BOZKURT

Turgut BOZKURT

Turgut BOZKURT

With an MBA with honors from San Diego State University and a BA with honors from Middle East Technical University, Mr Bozkurt has held a variety of managerial positions in multinational, pioneering FMCG companies such as Unilever, Komili, Henkel and Ecolab. He later joined Orta Anadolu (Karamancı Holding), globally leading denim manufacturer, as the VP, Corporate Development in 1996. Three years after holding executive positions within the Karamancı Holding, Mr Bozkurt has expanded his visionary management skills to the petrochemicals industry by initiating his General Manager and Board Member positions in PETKİM.

Mr Bozkurt has later served at various governmental & private institutions such as the Energy Market Regulatory Authority, Turkish Airlines, Türk Telekom and Prime Ministry in executive positions as Member of the Board, Chairman, President and Advisor. Mr Bozkurt himself has completed his studies in the US as a Turkish Education Foundation (TEV) scholar. Having served the foundation as a member of the Board of Trustees since 2001, Mr Bozkurt was also the Managing Director of TEV between 2006 and 2012. Mr Bozkurt continued his career in Access Turkey Capital Group as Advisor to the Board as well as Board Member at Olgun Çelik between 2012 and 2017. In 2015 he re-joined Orta Anadolu as the Managing Director, sharing his distinguished, meritorious and visionary work attitude.