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Name & Surname: Önder Tekeli
Age: 50
Position: General Manager
Experience: Önder Tekeli has over 24 years experience in Energy and Oil & Gas industry. Prior to Joining Ttopco in mid 2014 as the General Manager, he worked for Ministry of Energy/Turkey between 1990 – 1997 and further worked for Turkish Petroleum (TPAO) in a variety of managerial positions including Iraq Country Manager based in Baghdad between 2009 and 2011. Önder Tekeli joined Genel Energy in 2012 where he has most recently worked as the General Manager of Miran Block. He holds a BSc. in Geophysical Engineering from Ankara University.
Name & Surname: Jacques SORET
Position: Operations Manager
Experience: Jacques Soret is from France and he has more than 30 years experience in the Oil and Gas Industry.
Name & Surname: Richard LOWE
Position: Drilling Operations Manager
Name & Surname: Production Manager
Position: Production Manager
Name & Surname: Arda Yakici
Age: 36
Position: Head of Finance
Experience: Over 13 years of experience in external/internal financial audit and advisory roles within oil & gas industry. His past experience include eight years with PricewaterhouseCoopers in the UK and previously over four years with Deloitte & Touche in Turkey. During this time, Arda worked with multinational and independent oil & gas companies in the Uk, the US, Africa and the Middle East. Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2005, he has a proven track record in understanding, interpretation and implementation of IFRS and SORP (UK) within the oil and gas industry. He earned a Master of Science in Financial Management from the Robert Gordon University (UK) in 2005 and previously an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Hacettepe University in 2000.
Name & Surname: Conrad GROENWALD
Age: 43
Position: Security Manager
Experience: 25 years of managing experience and military operations in high risk areas. He has lived and worked in the Middle East and brings a unique level of insight into the culture and security chalenges. He has conducted in-depth anti-terrorism assesments, risk analyses and vulnerability studies and has developed and implemented security and safety policies and procedures for several organizations with a specialized focus on Oil and Gas.
Name & Surname: Berkant EMRAL
Position: Head of Human Resources
Experience: Berkant Emral holds a master degree from Paris-Sorbonne University, Strategic Human Resources Management. He has also many years of experience in Executive and Life Coaching. As a knowledgeable human resources professional with a broad generalist background, he has a vast experience in Multinational Companies across Europe as in companies like Digiturk, Procter & Gamble, Sapiens and Regus.
Name & Surname: Koray ÖZBAY
Age: 40
Position: Head of IT
Experience: 13 years of experience in IT sector