Öget Kantarcı, a graduate of Political Science at Koç University, started his career at Peugeot. After serving at Turkcell as Corporate Sales Director, he worked for Estore and launched his e-commerce career, which continued at Otto Group in 2009. He joined GittiGidiyor, an eBay company, in 2014 as Director of Commerce, and was promoted to General Manager in 2015. On January 1, 2018, Kantarcı also became Director of eBay’s MENA territory.
Kantarcı was elected President of the TOBB E-Commerce Council in 2016, and led the establishment of TÜSİAD’s E-Commerce Working Group, becoming its first president in 2018.
Kantarcı, who has been elected to the TÜSİAD Board of Directors in 2019 and appointed Vice Chairman of the Digital Transformation Round Table, is also a member and serves as Board Consultant of Galatasaray Sports Club.