One of the leading companies in the logistics industry, Borusan Lojistik announces major appointments regarding senior management.

Aydın Başar has been chosen as the Deputy General Director responsible for Financial Affairs and Tolga Ekren is now the new Commercial Excellence and Marketing Director.

Aydın Başar

Aydın Başar graduated from the Industrial Engineering department of Bogazici University in 1999. He started his professional life the same year at L'Oréal Turkey and worked as the Treasury Expert and Financial Controller until 2005. He became the Control, Planning and Reporting Manager between 2005 and 2008. In that year, Mr Başar started working as the Deputy General Manager of Financial Affairs at Tekin Acar Kozmetik and continued this position until 2012. He transferred to C&A with the same title and worked there until 2015. Aydın Başar worked as the Deputy General Manager of Financial Affairs at United Colors of Benetton between 2015 and 2018 where he was responsible for Turkey, Middle East and Africa. He had been working as the Deputy General Manager of Financial Affairs in KFC Turkey since 2018 before his career at Borusan Lojistik.

Married with a child, Aydın Başar speaks French and English fluently

Tolga Ekren

Tolga Ekren graduated from Istanbul Erkek Lisesi in 1997 and completed the department of Business Administration at Bogazici University in 2002. He continued with an Executive MBA at the same university between 2006 and 2007. Mr Ekren started his career as the Strategic Planning expert of TBWA in 2002 and continued his professional life in 3M Turkey between 2005 and 2009.

In 2009, Mr Ekren joined British American Tobacco Turkey as the Business Development Manager and took over various roles in sales and marketing until 2013. Between 2013 and 2015, he worked as the Sales & Marketing Work Transformation Leader in Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa region team as part of the Global Operational Model Transformation Program of BAT. Afterwards, he worked as the Design Leader of BAT's Global Sales and Marketing Transformation Program in London between 2016 and 2018. In April 2018, he was appointed as the leader of the Sales&Marketing Consultancy team of PwC Turkey. Married with a child, Tolga Ekren speaks German and English fluently.