Strategic and Transformational Champion
Mehmet is a globally seasoned and accomplished business leader with more than 25 years of experience in CPG. Strategic and transformational, he has a passion to build and lead high performing teams to deliver healthy and sustained growth.
Until recently, Mehmet was President & CEO of Perfetti Van Melle North America, where he led a successful turnaround of confectioner’s business with back-to-back double-digit organic growth while increasing profitability fivefold. Before that he held various sales and marketing roles in Istanbul and Milan. Prior to Perfetti Van Melle, he worked in marketing at Colgate Palmolive and Leitz-Manu in Turkey.
Mehmet comes with strong pedigree in marketing, sales and operations, and enjoys helping companies lay out a winning strategic and executional plan to drive or accelerate sustained organizational and financial growth.