Secretariat General

TÜSİAD’s activities are supported by a staff of 61 professional experts, working in the Secretariat General, Representative Offices and Institutional Partnership Forums.

TÜSİAD’s activities are managed by the Secretariat General headquartered in Istanbul. Relationship with the affiliated international institutions, member relations, information processing activities, institutional communication, and administrative and financial operations of TUSİAD are implemented by the body of the Secretariat General.

The Secretariat General coordinates also the working of the round tables and work groups headed by the members of the Board of Directors and other activities executed by the TÜSİAD Representative Offices and TÜSİAD – University Partnership Forums.

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Secretary General

Ebru Dicle Deputy Secretary General
(Social Policy and Information Society)
Hale Hatipoğlu Deputy Secretary General
(External Relations)
Dr. Nurşen Numanoğlu Deputy Secretary General
(Industrial Transformation, Sectorial Policies)
Melda Çele Deputy Secretary General
(Sustainable Development, Investment Environment, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs)
İlhan Oğuz Deputy Secretary General
(Financial and Administrative Affairs)
Dr. Zümrüt İmamoğlu Chief Economist
Serkan Ersöz Legal Counsel
ECONOMIC RESEARCH DEPARTMENT
Elçin Tüzel Expert
İsmet Tosunoğlu Expert
SOCIAL POLICY DEPARTMENT
Ezgi Çelik Senior Expert
Alper Keskin Expert
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT and INVESMENT ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT
Gaye Uğur Sarıoğlu Director
Cansu Oğuz Junior Expert
Hülya Delihüseyinoğlu Junior Expert
ENTREPRENEURSHIP and YOUTH AFFAIRS
Seda Köknel Çatalkaya Director
Kadir Yusuf Öztürk Expert
Betül Kübra Aslan Junior Expert
INDUSTRIAL TRANSFORMATION, SECTORIAL POLICIES DEPARTMENT
Fatma Hazal İnce Expert
Cansu Üttü Expert
Öykü Şenlen Junior Expert
INFORMATION SOCIETY and INNOVATION DEPARTMENT
Yasemin E. Avcı Director
Merve Uzunosman Expert
REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT POLICIES DEPARTMENT
Ceren Aydın Ergün Director
EXTERNAL POLITICAL RELATIONS
Zafer Gazi Senior Advisor
GLOBAL ECONOMIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT
Tamer Şen Director
Aslı Başkaracaoğlu Senior Expert
Yiğit Basat Şimşek Expert
EU COMMUNICATION - PROJECTS DEPARTMENT
Nur Beler Levi Director
CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT
Başak Solmaz Karaüç Director / Chief Communications Officer - CCO
Su Tuncer Expert
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT
Hakan Demirkol Director
Doğan Kumova Expert and Creative Consultant
MEMBER RELATIONS & ADMINISTRATIVE AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
Leyla Danış Director / Assistant To The Board Of Directors
Nimet Özdemir Executive Assistant
Serap Özince Executive Assistant
Zeynep A. Özgüder Executive Assistant
Burcu Orhan Akgün Executive Assistant
Bahar Karayüksel Executive Assistant
Selda Siler Corporate Communications Department Assistant
FINANCIAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
Meral Uğurlu Gönül Director
DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT
Nurettin Keser Director
Bülent Utal Administrative Staff
Hasan Genç Administrative Staff
Eşref Şıvğın Administrative Staff