SENIOR MANAGEMENT

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General Manager

Kürşad KOÇAK

Mr. Kürşad Koçak graduated from the Department of Geology Engineering, Ankara University. He began his professional career. in 1996. Mr. Koçak started working for Havaş in 1997 and worked in Istanbul Atatürk, Dalaman, Trabzon and Antalya stations of Havaş. After working as the General Manager of Cyprus Airport Services, Koçak was assigned as Operation Deputy General Manager of Havaş in 2009. Kürşad Koçak has been working as the General Manager of Havaş since 2015 and speaks English.

 

Deputy General Manager - Human Resources

Onur KUMTEPE

Joining Havaş Family in 2013, Onur Kumtepe was graduated from the Education Communication and Planning Department of Faculty of Communication Sciences at Anadolu University in 1999. Kumtepe received his master’s degree in Human Resources in 2001. Kumtepe had been assigned various positions in the academic field, logistics and retail sectors before started working at TAV Airports Holding in 2010. Onur Kumtepe has been assigned as Deputy General Manager in charge of Human Resources and Training, Personnel, Corporate Communications, Quality and Management Systems at Havaş, a subsidiary of TAV Airports Holding, since 2013.

 

Deputy General Manager- Operations

Mehmet BOZDEMİR

Starting working at Havaş in 1995 after the privatization, Mehmet Bozdemir had held various executive positions at the Main Office, and also at Izmir, Ankara and Antalya stations. Bozdemir started his career in the aviation sector while working at Turkish Airlines. He was then transferred to TAV during the taking over of the operation of Zagreb Airport in 2013. He had worked as the General Manager of Zagreb Airport Ground Handling Services Company during the disincorporation and sales processes. Graduated from the Economy Department of Middle East Technical University, Mehmet Bozdemir re-joined Havaş family in 2015 as the Deputy General Manager responsible from Operations.

 

Deputy General Manager - Sales and Marketing

S.Mete ERNA

Having completed his graduate and masters degrees in political science and international relations, S. Mete Erna started his professional life in aviation industry in 1995 with Havaş. Throughout his career, he has been appointed to various positions in different companies operating at ground handling services and aviation industry such as Havaş, Swissport and Saudi Arabian Airlines. Carrying on several commercial and operational tasks in Turkey, Singapore and India, Erna rejoined Havaş family in 2014 and continued to work on sales, marketing and business development operations. Mete Erna is working as Deputy General Manager in charge of sales, marketing and business development activities since October 2017.

 

Deputy General Manager - Financial Affairs

Özlem ERSOY TEZCAN

Graduating from Boğaziçi University School of Business Administration, Özlem Ersoy Tezcan completed her MBA at Yeditepe University. She started her career at Akbank as an assistant auditor and then continued her career at Ernst&Young as an advisor at various sectors. Joining TAV Airports Holding in 2011, Tezcan was appointed various tasks in internal audit department. She joined Havaş in 2013 and has worked as finance, budget & reporting manager and financial affairs coordinator. Certified with CAFA, CIA, CISA and CFSA, Özlem Ersoy Tezcan has been working as Chief Financial Officer since October 2017.

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