V.P. Human Resources, Executive Committee Member
Sibel Akgün has graduated from Boğaziçi University Business Administration Department and completed Executive MBA program in Harvard Business School.
She started her professional life in 1994 as Human Resources and Developmental Expert in Coca-Cola and Efes Beverages which were operating as part of Anadolu Group. Afterwards she held Training and Development Manager Role in the same company with Central Asia, Caucasus and Russia regions responsibility. In 1998 she established Human Resources Department in Çelik Motor which belonged to Anadolu Group and assumed the role of Human Resources Manager being responsible for Turkey, Central Asia and Russia regions. Between 2000 and 2006 she worked as Human Resources Director in Aventis Crop Science and Bayer Crop Science merger as responsible for Turkey, Central Asia and Caucasus regions. Between 2006 & 2010 she worked as Global Human Resources Director in Colgate-Palmolive, responsible for Turkey, Central Asia, Ukraine and Belarus regions. She worked as Human Resources Director in Coca-Cola Company Moscow Office, responsible for Russia, Ukraine and Belarus regions and then in İstanbul office, responsible for Eurasia and Africa regions including 95 countries between 2010 and 2013. She carried out Human Resources Directorship role in Merck Group Turkey, responsible for Turkey, Russia, Central Asia and Middle East regions between 2013 and 2017.
Sibel Akgün specifically focused on leadership development, managerial structuring and leading human resources strategies throughout her career. As of November 2017, Akgün has assumed the title of Human Resources Group President and Executive Board Membership role in Eti Group.