Professional Career

09/2019-03/2020 CRO
Accuride Wheels GmbH, Solingen / Germany

Number of member responsibility: 2000
Restructuring on VP-Level EMEA after company buy-out.
Closure of plants in Germany / France.
Ensuring of suppply (MAN, Daimler, Iveco) by reallocation of plants to Turkey. Planning of a new plant and new processes. Negotiations for buying land in Izmir.
09/2018-06/2019 Consultant
Automotive OEM, Czech Rep. / Turkey

Consultancy for COO of a well-known automotive OEM. Case study for new plant in TR or enhancement in Czech Rep. Light Vehicle Trucks
09/2016-05/2018 General Manager techn. - Interim
WAS GmbH, Germany North

Number of member responsibility: 600
Leading producer of Ambulances in EU.
Capacity enhanced by 50 % due to segmentation of assembly lines.
Decreasing of lead times by automation and platform strategies.
Establishing product development center and separation in BU's.
New plant for automated assembly
09/2014-05/2016 GM Bus
British Motor Company AS, Turkey

Number of member responsibility: 850
Leading Bus / Truck Producer - 1500 employees; turnover $ 350 Mio. JV between Qatar / Turkey. GM for BU Bus.
Realization of a new own idea for efficient bus production "molibus". Kick off for a new company with special squad. Leading of R&D activities. Presentation of the 1st prototype.
02/2013-09/2014 CEO - Interim
Heper Group, Ankara / Turkey

Number of member responsibility: 150
Family owned Lighting producer with VUCA Effects (Volatility, Uncertainity, Complexity, Ambiguity)
Analysis with 5M-Method.
Establishment of BU's and sell of BU's to Germany.
Capacity enhancement and increase of export ratio 25 %
09/2011-01/2013 CEO
Samag GmbH, Eastern Germany

Number of member responsibility: 1100
Fond-owned company. Establishment of new BU's for automotive (BMW / ZF).
Due Diligence Strategies for boosting turnover (plus 30 Mio. €=)
Takeover of a fourth company for automotive components rom BMW AG.
Establishing sales activities in Turkey.
R&D and platform technologies.
01/2007-08/2011 General Manager
Krone GmbH, Germany / Turkey

Number of member responsibility: 300
Establishment of a JV Krone and Dogus Group. 40 Mio. € Investment.
Planning and Construction of a Trailer Production facility for 20.000 units p.a.
After closure due to the world wide crisis, consultancy for Krone and turkish Tier 1 Suppliers:
Wheels Jantsa, 800 empl. / Shafts Tirsan, 600 empl.
09/1999-12/2006 Head of
MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG, Munich, GER/ Ankara, TR

Number of member responsibility: 70
Strategic Department, Munich 2005 - 2007
Heavy Trucks
Capacity enhancement Munich axle production (1200 employees). Leading of teams.
Job Preparation / Tooling, MAN Ankara 2001 - 2005
70 employees, bus assembly line, PPS/ERP.
Team leader Axle/Gear Production Department, Munich 1999-2001
5/2020-10/2020 CTO / CRO
Heinze Group, Herford

Number of member responsibility: 1300
Restructuring of a plactic producing company in middle Germany. Administration of bankruptcy, technical progress in injection molding process. Restructuring of tool shop.
11/2020-04/2021 COO / CRO
WeWire Group, Wuppertal

Number of member responsibility: 2800
100% legal entity of Coroplast Group. Harness production. Reallocation/closure plants. PL, MLD, TN- Restructuring production
05/2021-02/2022 CEO
AAA Ltd., Istanbul / TR

Number of member responsibility: 1500
Automotive group. Security systems. Compliance issues
03/2022 CEO
KSM Castings GmbH, Hildesheim

Number of member responsibility: 2500
Restructuring Casting. 5 plants EU. Negative EBIT, Insolvency planning and Recovery. Shareholder CITIC DICASTAL China.