Change of Guard at Tekfen

Following the Ordinary General Assembly of Tekfen Holding on May 7, 2013, there has been a change of guard at Tekfen Group Companies concerning the executive positions of Holding CEO and President of Tekfen Construction. Erhan Öner, who became CEO in 2000 after holding various positions since 1969, has been succeeded by Osman Birgili, who has worked at Tekfen Construction in various capacities since 1978, most recently serving as the Senior Vice President of the company. Erhan Öner, Member of the Board since 2012, will resume his responsibilities at Tekfen Holding as Chief Advisor.

Levent Kafkaslı, who has held various positions at Tekfen Construction since 1990 and most recently was its Vice President, is now the President of Tekfen Construction. Kafkaslı has taken over this post from Ümit Özdemir, who since 1975 has held various positions at Tekfen Construction including Vice President of Tekfen Holding Contracting Group and President of Tekfen Construction. Ümit Özdemir will serve as the Chairman of the Executive Boards of Tekfen Construction, Tekfen Manufacturing, and Tekfen Engineering, all under Tekfen Contracting Group. We are grateful to all our executives for their past work and wish them success in their new posts.