Business Research Seminars - 2
Intellectual Barriers to Change
11.10.2019 19:00
YER : AB3-3302
School of Management and Administrative Sciences

Haluk Ziya Türkmen

Haluk Ziya Türkmen is a graduate of Tarsus American College and Middle East Technical University Department of Management. He has served as a Senior Financial Auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers. He continued his career at senior financial management positions for ENKA İnşaat member of ENKA Group, AIG Group subsidiary-American Life Group and as Deputy General Manager for AXA Insurance Group Company IMTAS-NORDSTERN Sigorta. 
For 2 years he was the visiting faculty member in Marmara University on Humanities. He is a senior CMC as part of the ICMC program since 2003. He is a lecturer and speaker on “Corporate Turnaround and Restructuring” topics in the region with MCT/MCE. He is writing and lecturing on/off basis for institutions and corporations like ITO, ISO, Akbank, BAU, TIM, Eventus and Young Guru Academy as well as for magazines like Forbes, Turkish Time, TIM, Kobi Aktüel and for mamy Regional Business Associations” since 1999. His projects are presented as successful “middle east family businesses” by Campden UK during the 2009 Family Business Summit held in Qatar. The change management projects he run are selected as best practices by associations like TUSIAD, KALDER. 
He served in YDD Board many times as Board Member during 1996-2010. He was appointed as consulting partner to MS business partners’ PBC program assisting VAR/LAR business partners. He has assisted numerous fast growing Turkish high-end SME’s during the M&A processes as advisor on sellers’ side.
He is the writer of best seller "million dolar words" of 2018 business/management category of D&R. During his long consulting practice, Turkmen has undertaken advisory, counselling and consulting services to different industries with more than 200 + projects with diversified scopes. Most of the projects were aimed at increasing their sales potential, productivity, sustainability, accountability and profitability. 
He has extensive in-depth experience in high end SME businesses with respect to turnaround, merger and acquisition, management development and improving governance. Turkmen is an expert on corporate restructuring specialized in high growth potential firms in emerging markets and fast-growing industries. 
He is the Managing Partner of MAG Consulting which is a change management and corporate restructuring consultancy and associate LOD partner of AREOPA.