4. Turkey’s Most Influential Supply Chain Professionals Gala Dinner

With the collaboration of Slimstock and Logistics Association (LODER), 4th “Turkey’s Most Influential Supply Chain Professionals” award ceremony hosted important names of the business world. At the gala dinner, there were the founders and the directors of global companies such as Unilever, Tadım, Turkcell, Eczacıbaşı. 4th “Turkey’s Most Influential Supply Chain Professionals” list was announced last night at the gala dinner.

Songül SEZER, Slimstock Turkey General Manager, made the opening speech of the night. The event was moderated by LODER Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Mehmet TANYAŞ and LODER Vice Chairman Prof. Dr. Gülçin BÜYÜKÖZKAN.

Candidates who took a part in the list of “Turkey’s Most Influential Supply Chain Professionals” competed in four different categories. In the event, project awards found their owners with the votes of industry professionals. The most sustainable project award was given to UNILEVER Vice President of Supply Chain Nihal Temur, the most technological project award was given to TADIM Supply Chain Group Manager Alp Murat Çetinkale, the most innovative project award went to ÇİMSA Deputy General Manager Ümit Çetin and the most effective project award went to BETEK BOYA Logistics Manager Mehmet ALP.

The names who received the Most Effective Supply Chain Professionals award are as follows: Mehmet ALP (BETEK BOYA Logistics Manager), Ümit Çetin (ÇİMSA Deputy General Manager Responsible of Purchasing Department), Alp Murat Çetinkale (TADIM Supply Chain Group Manager), Eyüp Çuhadar (SEPHORA Supply Chain Group Director), Fatma Dağdevirenoğlu (PFIZER Supply Chain Materials Manager) , Korhan Dönmez (A101 Logistics Operations Committee Member), Altuğ Durmaz (KAHVE DÜNYASI Supply Chain Director), Kürşat Erdoğan (ECZACIBAŞI Consumer Products Logistics Manager), Mehmet Karaca (NORM HOLDING Supply Chain Director), Yılmaz Kekeç (TCHIBO Supply Chain Director), Ozan Keskin (H&M HENNES & MAURITZ TEKSTİL Logistics Manager), Tansel Özyönüm (ORGANİK KİMYA COO), Vedat Peker (VEHBİ KOÇ FOUNDATION HEALTH INSTUTIONS Operation Director), Nihal Temur (Vice President of UNILEVER Supply Chain), Ali Türk (TURKCELL Deputy General Manager Responsible of Supply Chain), Oya Ugurlu (BELGİN Supply Chain Director), Burak Ulaş (CARIBOU COFFEE Turkey Logistics Manager), Mert Yaycıoğlu (ENERJİSA Finance and Supply Chain Director), Volkan Yazar (d.ream Supply Chain and Purchasing Director), Şefika Zorlutuna (INCITAŞ Deputy General Manager).

LODER Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Mehmet TANYAŞ, LODER Vice Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Gülçin BÜYÜKÖZKAN, YILDIZ Holding Supply Chain Vice President Nazmi CİVİL and Journal of Humanitarian Logistics & Supply Chain Management Magazine Editor-in-Chief Prof.Dr. Nezih Altay were the jury in the awards ceremony.

5th “Most Influential Supply Chain Professionals Turkey “, will take place on December 4th this year.