Management

  • Bora Koçak

    Mr. Bora KOÇAK

    Automotive Group Chairman

    Born in Ankara in 1969, Bora Koçak graduated from Ankara Atatürk Anatolian High School in 1985 and Mechanical Engineering Department of Naval Academy in 1989 and completed Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2007.

    He served as Technical Officer Chief at technical management positions in the Navy between 1989 and 1996. Koçak served as Training Chief, After Sales Service Chief and After Sales Services Manager between 1996 - 1999, Kia Product Manager between 1999-2001, Honda-Kia-Lada Product Director between 2001-2005 at Çelik Motor Ticaret A.Ş. Between 2005-2008, he worked at Citroen Baylas Otomotiv A.Ş. as General Manager and he served as the Genaral Manager of Mazda Motor Europe (Turkey) between 2008-2010.

    Bora Koçak joined Anadolu Group again in 2010 serving as General Manager of Çelik Motor Ticaret A.Ş. up to August 2016. As of August 2016 he is appointed as the Automotive Group President of Anadolu Group. Koçak is also a Board Member of Automotive Distributors Association (ODD) and MESS.

  • Yusuf Tuğrul ARIKAN

    Mr. Yusuf Tugrul ARIKAN

    General Manager

    Born in 1963 in Germany, Tugrul Arikan graduated from Business Administration Department at Bogazici University following his graduation from Sankt Georg Austrian High School. Starting his business career in 1986 at Pfizer Ilac A.S., Tugrul Arikan worked between the years 2002-2013 at Olmuksan A.S., a joint venture of Sabanci Holding and International Paper. In 2002, he assumed the duties as Financing Director and subsequently held the position of General Director at Olmuksan A.S in 2007. Since 18 March 2013, he assumed duties within our Company as General Manager. He is a member of KALDER (EFQUA European Foundation for Quality Management) FEFCO (The European Federation of Corrugated Board) OMUD (Corrugated Cardboard Industrial Associaiton), TURMEPA Deniz Temiz Derneği (Turkish Marine Environment Protection Association), Ozel Sektor Gonulluleri Dernegi (Private Sector Volunteers Association of Turkey), Is Dunyasi ve Surdurulebilir Kalkınma Dernegi (Business Council for Sustainable Development)

  • Hakan ÖZENÇ

    Mr. Hakan OZENC

    Operational Functions Group Director

    Hakan Özenç was born in 1968 in Gölcük. He graduated from Ankara Atatürk Anadolu High School in 1986 and from Department of Machinery Engineering at METU in 1990. He completed the Executive Development Program at Marmara University in 1999 and holds a master degree on Management from Sabancı University. Hakan Özenç held the positions of Quality Control Engineer, Quality Control Chief, Material Supply Chief, Bus Production Chief, Production Manager, Engineering Manager, and R&D Manager between 2009-2013 at Anadolu Isuzu. In 2014, Hakan Özenç held the position of Technical Director at Anadolu Isuzu responsible for Production and Quality Control Departments. Since January 2022 Hakan Özenç holds the position of Operational Functions Group Director.

  • Hakan KEFOĞLU

    Mr. Hakan KEFOĞLU

    R&D Group Director

    Born in 1979 in Istanbul, Hakan Kefoglu graduated from Istanbul German High School in 1998 and from the Business Administration Department at Koç University in 2003. Before joining Anadolu Isuzu, Hakan Kefoğlu held the position of Advisor at IBS between 2001 and 2004. He functioned as Foreign Trade Specialist and Foreign Trade Chief at Mey İçki from 2005 to 2009. Between 2009 and 2010 he assumed the duties of Export and National Chain Stores Manager at Doluca Şarapçılık. Functioning as Export Development Manager and Export Manager respectively between 2010 and 2015 at Anadolu Group (Ana Gıda), Kefoğlu served as Export Director at Anadolu Isuzu between May 2015 and December 2021. Hakan Kefoğlu holds the position of Commercial Functions Group Director since January 2022.

  • Neşet Fatih VURAL

    Mr. Neşet Fatih VURAL

    Chief Financial Officer

    Neşet Fatih Vural was born in Antakya in 1980. He graduated from Boğaziçi University, Department of Economics in 2004 and Justice Deparment from Okan University in 2016 and he is currently student at Faculty of Law in Erzincan University. He had started his carrier as Assistant Social Auditor at Intertek in 2003. He worked as Senior Auditor at PriceWaterhouseCoopers between 2004 – 2007 and as Senior Auditor at KPMG between 2007 – 2008. Between the years 2008 – 2015, he respectively worked as Financial Controller and Financial Controlling Manager at Anadolu Efes HQ and its Subsidiaries in Turkey and Kazakhstan as well. He worked as Financial Controlling Manager in 2015 and as Chief Financial Officer between 2016 – 2020 at Çelik Motor. He has CIA, CPA, CMA, CRMA certificates and Derivative Instruments, Capital Market Activities Level 3, Credit Rating and Corporate Governance Rating licenses.

  • Mustafa Kemal ÖZER

    Mr. Mustafa Kemal ÖZER

    Supply Chain Director

    Born in 1966 in Ankara, Kemal Ozer graduated from Yıldız Technical University, Industrial Engineering Department in 1987. Mr. Ozer joined Anadolu Isuzu in 1990 and held the positions of Manufacturing Planning Engineer, Manufacturing Planning Supervisor, Manufacturing Planning and Stock Control Manager, Material Supply Manager and Purchasing Manager between 1990-2015. After serving as Purchasing Director between 2015-2017, as of May 2017, Mr. Ozer has been appointed as Anadolu Isuzu Supply Chain Director.

  • Ali SALİHİ

    Mr. Ali SALİHİ

    Strategy, Product, Projects and Business Development Director

    Ali Salihi, who graduated Psychology department at Boğaziçi University and master's degree in MBA at Bahçeşehir University, worked as the Marketing Communication Specialist at Doğuş Otomotiv-Volkswagen Commercial Vehicle between 2005 and 2007, and as the Marketing Communication Manager between 2007 and 2009. Mr Salihi, who later switched to the Audi brand within Doğuş Otomotiv, undertook the management of the marketing team between 2009 and 2011, and the management of the product and pricing team between 2012 and 2015. Mr. Salihi, who worked as the Marketing Manager responsible for Renault Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles at Renault MAİS between 2015 and 2018, has served as the Marketing Manager responsible for 5 countries at BASF Türk since November 2018. Ali Salihi, worked at Anadolu Isuzu between February 2020 and December 2021 as the Marketing and Business Development Director. Mr. Salihi holds the position of Strategy, Products, Projects and Business Development Director at Anadolu Isuzu since January 2022.

  • Murat SEVER

    Mr. Murat SEVER

    Technical Director

    Murat Sever was born in 1977 in Üsküdar. He graduated from Hüseyin Avni Sözen Anatolian High School in 1994, bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering from Uludağ University in 1998, and completed his master's degree in Istanbul University Business Administration Department in 2007. Mr. Sever started his career in 1998 at Vepa Fırça San. Tic. A.Ş. as Product Manager. Mr. Sever worked in our company, which in the Production Planning and Control Department, as Stock Control Engineer between December 2000 - August 2006, as Production Planning Engineer between August 2006 - January 2011, as Production Planning Supervisor between January 2011 - January 2015, In the Truck & Pick-up department he served as Pick-up Production Manager and Bus Production Manager between February 2018 and January 2020. Since 2020, he has been working as the Technical Director responsible for Quality Control, Bus Production, Truck Production and Auxiliary Operations departments.

  • Hasan Yusuf TEOMAN

    Mr. Hasan Yusuf TEOMAN

    Sales Director

    Born in 1965, Yusuf Teoman graduated from Moda High School in 1982 and Department of Mechanical Engineering at Istanbul Technical University in 1987. He completed Business Management Certificate Programme at Marmara University in 1988 and received his MBA degree from Georgia College in 1990. From 1991 to 2002, he worked as Sales Coordinator, Regional Coordinator responsible for Iran, Israel, Syria, Jordan and Iraq operations and Iran Project Coordinator in Ram Dış Ticaret A.Ş. After working as an Industry Manager at DHL Express between 2002-2003, Yusuf Teoman served as Export Manager, Project Coordinator, Sales and Marketing Director in Iveco Otoyol Sanayi A.Ş. between 2003-2008. He continued to serve as Business Development Director, After Sales Services Director and Sales Director in Iveco Araç Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. from 2008 to 2017. Yusuf Teoman who started to work as Truck and Pick-Up Business Unit Director at Anadolu Isuzu as of May 2017 continues to work as Sales Director as of July 2018.

  • Aşkın İNCİ

    Mr. Aşkın İNCİ

    Information Technologies Director

    Aşkın İnci was born in 1979 in Dinar. He graduated from Ankara Alparslan Anatolian High School in 1997 and from METU Mathematics Department in 2002. He completed his master's degree in Engineering Management at METU Industrial Engineering In 2010. Mr İnci, started his career at MAN Turkey between 2003-2010, continued In Hidromek A.Ş to as the Manager of Business Solutions and he has made the task of the Manager of Information Technology at Eczacıbaşı Yapı Group. He joined Anadolu Isuzu as Information Technologies Manager in 2017 and has been working as the Information Technologies Director since 2020. Mr. İnci is also the Digital Transformation leader of our company.

  • Mr. Barış KOCA

    Quality Control Director

    Barış Koca was born in Gümüşhane in 1981. He graduated from Neşet Yalçın Super High School in 1999 and from Kocaeli University, Department of Mechanical Engineering in 2004. Koca earned his master's degree in Mechanical Engineering at Marmara University in 2007. In 2018, he completed the MBA for Executives (EMBA) Master's program at Sabancı University.

    Koca worked in our company as R&D Engineer (2006-2014), Truck Quality Control Chief (2014-2018), Truck Production Manager (2018-2020) and Bus Production Manager (2020-2023) respectively. He has been working as the Quality Control Director since January 1, 2023.

  • Mr. Murat Dedeoglu

    International Sales Director

    Born in 1986 in İzmir, Mr. Murat Dedeoğlu graduated from Saint Joseph French High School in 2005 and from Izmir University of Economics Department of International Relations in 2010. He completed the Sabancı University MBA program in 2019. Mr. Murat Dedeoğlu started his career at BMC Automotive as an Export Specialist (2011-2012) and worked as a Logistics Specialist at Oyak-Renault (2012-2015). After starting to work at Anadolu Isuzu in 2015 he served as Export Specialist, Regional Sales Manager and International Sales Manager respectively. Murat Dedeoğlu has been working as the International Sales Director at Anadolu Isuzu since July 2022.

  • Mr. Özkan Eriş

    Aftersales Services Director

    Özkan Eriş was born in Istanbul in 1982. He graduated from Kadir Has High School in 2000 and Marmara University Industrial Engineering Department in 2005. Eriş started his career as a Purchasing Specialist at Murat Ticaret Company in 2006. Then he worked Production Control Leader at HCC/Visteon Company (2007-2009), Spare Parts Administrator at Karsan Pazarlama (2009-2014), Spare Parts and Warranty Executive at Temsa Motor Vehicles Company (2014-2017) and as After Sales Services Manager at Temsa Transportation Vehicles Company in 2019. Eriş, who worked as Kia Spare Parts Supervisor at Çelik Motor in Anadolu Group (2017-2018), served as Spare Parts and Warehouses Manager at Anadolu Isuzu between 2020-2022. Özkan Eriş has been working as Aftersales Services Director as of January 2023.

  • Mr. Bora İZMİRLİOĞLU

    Plant Director (Carcass Production Facility)

    Bora İzmirlioğlu was born in 1971 in Istanbul. He graduated from Beşiktaş Atatürk High School in 1988 and from Yıldız Technical University Mechanical Engineering Department in 1992. He received his M.Sc. Mechanical Engineer diploma from Yıldız Technical University in 1994. Following his service at Santem Industry Housing A.Ş. as Construction Site Mechanical Installation Engineer (between 1995-1997), he has worked at Anadolu Isuzu as Design and Project Engineer (1997-2006), Bus Production Chief (2006-2011), Truck Quality Control Manager (2011-2014), Quality Control Manager (2014-2015), as Bus Production and Utility Services Manager (2015-2018) , and as Assistant Operations Manager between 2018-2023 respectively. Mr. Bora İzmirlioğlu has been working as Plant Director at Anadolu Isuzu since February 2023.

  • Mr. Hüseyin Alman

    Technical Director

    Hüseyin Alman was born in Malatya in 1976. He graduated from Kadıköy Kenan Evren High School in 1993 and from Kocaeli University Mechanical Engineering Department in 1997. He completed his master's degree in economics at Yıldız Technical University in 2023. Mr. Alman worked at Anadolu Isuzu as Maintenance Engineer, Truck Production Engineer and After Sales Service Field Responsible (2004-2014); Assistant Operations Manager (2014-2018); Bus Production Chief (2019-2020) and Domestic After Sales Services Manager (2020-2023) respectively. Since 2023, he has been working as the Technical Director responsible for the Bus Production, Truck Production and Sustainability Facility Investment departments.