Mehmet is a globally accomplished business leader with 25+ years leadership experience in strategy development and execution, growth, turnaround, organizational development, change leadership, and innovation.
He enjoys helping leadership teams develop a winning strategy, build organizational capabilities, and execute with focus and excellence.
Mehmet comes with strong pedigree in marketing, sales and operations. He was President & CEO of Perfetti Van Melle North America, where he led a successful turnaround of confectioner’s business with back-to-back double-digit organic growth while increasing profitability fivefold.
Before that he held various sales and marketing roles in Istanbul and Milan. Prior to Perfetti Van Melle, he worked in marketing at Colgate Palmolive and Leitz-Manu in Turkey.