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Enis Turan Erdoğan

(1955 - Mersin) Enis Turan Erdoğan obtained his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Istanbul Technical University in 1976 and his MBA from Brunel University in the UK in 1979. Following his return to Turkey, he served in managerial positions in various companies in the private sector before joining Vestel in 1988. Having held several managerial positions at Vestel since 1988, Mr. Erdoğan served as the Chairman of Vestel Foreign Trade and as an Executive Committee Member at Vestel Elektronik until 2013. Since January 1, 2013, Mr. Turan has been serving as the CEO of Vestel Group of Companies. Mr. Erdoğan served as the President of TURKTRADE (Turkish Foreign Trade Association) for two periods between 2002 and 2006. He also served as a Board Member of Europe’s largest ICT Confederation, DIGITALEUROPE, between 2010 and 2014 as the first Turkish citizen to be elected.

Cem Köksal

(1967 - Ankara) Cem Köksal graduated from the Mechanical Engineering Department of Boğaziçi University in 1988 and obtained a master’s degree at Bilkent University in 1990. Having served in the banking industry between 1990 and 2001, Mr. Köksal was appointed as Deputy General Manager at Denizbank in 1997. Cem Köksal joined Vestel as Chief Financial Officer in 2002. He currently serves as an Executive Committee Member at Vestel Group of Companies and as the Head of Financial Affairs Group at Zorlu Holding.

Necmi Kavuşturan

(1956 - Gaziantep) Necmi Kavuşturan graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences at Ankara University in 1979. He began his banking career at Isbank in 1979. He has held various managerial positions at Interbank between 1985 and 1997. Mr. Kavuşturan joined Denizbank in 1997 as the Deputy General Manager in charge of Management Services. He became the Head of Human Resources Group at Zorlu Holding in 2003. He has been serving as the Executive Committee Member at Vestel Group of Companies since 2005.

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(1963 - Alaşehir) Alp Dayı graduated from the Department of Industrial Engineering at Dokuz Eylül University in 1985 and received a degree in Finance from the University of California, UC Berkeley in 2006. Mr. Dayı has served as a senior manager responsible for financial affairs at various industrial companies since 1987 and joined Vestel Group in 1999. He currently serves as the Financial Affairs Coordinator at Vestel Group, being responsible for Vestel's both domestic and foreign subsidiaries.

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(1968 – Izmir) İsmail Murat Sarpel graduated from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Middle East Technical University in 1990 and completed his Master's degree in the same department in 1993. Mr. Sarpel started his career at Vestel Group in 1990. He worked on TV design projects and served as TV Design Engineer and TV Project Manager at Vestel Elektronik during 1990-1997. Mr. Sarpel, who worked as Design Group Manager in Information Technologies between 1997 and 1998, was assigned to establish Vestel USA, which was also involved in Information Technologies, in Silicon Valley in 1998. Until 2001, he served as the R&D Director and the General Manager at Vestel USA. After returning to Turkey in 2001, Mr. Sarpel established the R&D Department at Vestel Komünikasyon, which was Turkey's first R&D department to work on digital media projects and served as the Deputy General Manager there. In 2005, he was appointed as the General Manager of Vestel Komünikasyon and served in this position for 1.5 years. Mr. Sarpel became the General Manager responsible for the Electronics R&D Department at Vestel Group in 2007. Mr. Murat Sarpel was appointed as the General Manager of Vestel Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret AŞ in 2017 and became responsible for all operations including planning, logistics and procurement in addition to R&D.

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(1970 - Bitlis) Erdal Haspolat graduated from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Middle East Technical University in 1992. He started his career as System Design Engineer at Rocket Industry Department of Ankara Makine Kimya Endüstrisi Kurumu in 1992. Mr. Haspolat began to work in the R&D Department of Vestel Beyaz Eşya’s Refrigerator Factory in 1998 and served as the R&D Engineer and R&D Laboratory Responsible between 1998 and 2002. During this period, Erdal Haspolat also took part in the projects for the localization of imported components used in the production of air conditioners. Between 2002 and 2005, Mr. Haspolat served as the Quality Assurance Manager and R&D Manager for Vestel Beyaz Eşya’s new washing machine factory project. In 2005, he assumed the management of the dishwasher project, which was launched for the addition of dishwashers to Vestel Beyaz Eşya’s product line. Taking part in the production, quality, product design and related processes of the plant, he was involved in all the investment and design processes of the project together with his project team and was also in charge of the Dishwasher Plant until 2013. In 2013, he became the Manager of Vestel Beyaz Eşya’s two Refrigerator Plants. Mr. Haspolat was appointed as the General Manager of Vestel Beyaz Eşya Sanayi ve Ticaret AŞ in April 2015 and has been serving in this position since then.

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(1975 - Izmir) Seda Kaya graduated from the International Relations Department at Bilkent University in 1997. In the same year, she began to work as Sales Specialist at Vestel Dış Ticaret and served as Sales Specialist, Product Manager and Regional Sales Manager responsible for different regions and product groups between 2000 and 2006. Ms. Kaya served as the Deputy General Manager responsible for the international sales of consumer electronics products from 2006 to 2015. She was appointed as the General Manager responsible for international sales at Vestel Ticaret AŞ in June 2015 and has been serving in this position since then.

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(1974 - Berlin) Ergün Güler, who holds an undergraduate degree in business administration from Dokuz Eylül University and an MBA degree from Bilkent University, started his careerat Vestel in 1999 as Finance Specialist and served as the Deputy General Manager in charge of Financial Affairs and Treasury between 2006 and 2012. Mr. Güler, who was appointed as the Corporate Risk & Treasury Coordinator at Zorlu Holding in May 2012, has been serving as the General Manager responsible for Domestic Sales and Marketing at Vestel Ticaret AŞ since October 2012.

Ergün Güler

(1970 – Izmir) Tarkan Tekcan graduated from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Dokuz Eylül University in 1991 and completed his Master's degree in the same department in 1994. Mr. Tekcan completed an Engineering Management Program at Izmir Institute of Technology in 2006 and received his PhD Degree from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Dokuz Eylül University in 2012. Mr. Tekcan, who worked as Research Assistant at the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Dokuz Eylül University between 1992 and 1996, served as the Director at Izmir branch of Chamber of Electrical Engineers between 1996 and 1997 and as Director at Ege Calibration and Metrology Training Center during 1997-1998. Mr. Tekcan started his career at Vestel as Test Engineer at R&D Test Group in 1999 and served as the Deputy General Manager Responsible for R&D at Vestel Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret AŞ between 2006 and 2012. Tarkan Tekcan has been appointed as the General Manager Responsible for Customer Services at Vestel Ticaret AŞ as of October 2012.