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Murat KİRAZLI - Vice President, CEO of Aksa Energy Trading and Sales

Murat KİRAZLI

Murat KİRAZLI - Vice President, CEO of Aksa Energy Trading and Sales

Murat Kirazlı graduated from Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department of Middle Eastern Technical University and earned his Master's degree in Finance from Bilkent University. He started his professional career as Founding Partner in CCM Ltd. Şti., and then worked as Energy Industry Senior Consultant in Deloitte and Enery Trade Director in Espe Enerji San. ve Tic. A.Ş., respectively. Finally, he worked as Energy Trade Director in Limak Energy Group.

Cem Nuri TEZEL - Vice President, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Cem Nuri TEZEL

Cem Nuri TEZEL - Vice President, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

After graduating from Marmara University, Mr. Tezel earned his Master’s degree from University of Leeds and started his professional career in the Audit Department of Arthur Andersen İstanbul in 1996. He worked as a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young in 2002 and as Internal Audit Manager at Sabancı Holding between 2004-2005. In October 2005, he was appointed as CFO of Enka Marketing. Between 2008-2011, he served as the CFO of Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport. In 2012, he worked as the CFO of Soyak Holding. Since May 2014, Mr. Tezel had been serving as the CFO at Assan Aluminyum A.Ş. Born in 1971, Mr. Tezel is a member of ISMMMO and DEIK Bahrain Business Council, as well as the founding member of the Corporate Risk Management Association (KRYD).

Soner YILDIZ - Vice President, Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Soner YILDIZ

Soner YILDIZ - Vice President, Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Soner Yıldız graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Yıldız Technical University and earned his MBA from Yeditepe University. He started his professional career as a Mechanical Engineer at Çolakoğlu Metalurji A.Ş. and served as Chief of Maintenance in the same organization between 2000-2004. He then worked as Chief Mechanical Engineer at Enka between 2004-2007; Senior Business Development Engineer at E.ON Holding between 2007-2009; Operations and Maintenance Senior Manager at RWE Turkey between 2009-2011; Thermal Power Plant Manager at Vito A.Ş. between 2011-2012, and Business Development Director at Acwa Power between 2012-2016. He had been serving as COO at Enda Enerji Holding since 2016. Yıldız was appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Aksa Energy in October 2018.

Senlav GÜNER - Domestic Power Plants Operation and Maintenance Director

Senlav GÜNER

Senlav GÜNER - Domestic Power Plants Operation and Maintenance Director

Senlav Güner graduated from Mechanical Engineering Department of Yıldız Technical University. He started his professional career in 1997 and worked as piping engineer and start-up engineer at Enka İnşaat Sanayii A.Ş. Bursa Combined Cycle Power Plant . He then worked as piping coordinator, process engineer and mechanical maintenance engineer at Intergen-Enka Adapazarı Gebze Power Plant; start-up engineer at ENKA Rijmond Holland Combined Cycle Power Plant; start-up manager at EXXON MOBIL in Sakhalin Island-Russia representing Enka; engineering manager at Enka-Russia Nizhnevartovsk Combined Cycle Power Plant; start-up manager at Enka-Russia Berezniki Combined Cycle Power Plant; deputy project manager at Enka-Erbil Combined Cycle Power Plant and project manager at Gama Zakho ve Hartha Projects. Senlav Güner joined to Aksa Energy in 2017 and appointed as Director of Engineering and Turbine Based Power Plants. Güner is now Domestic Power Plants Operation and Maintenance Director in the Company.

Özlem McCANN - Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Director

Özlem McCANN

Özlem McCANN - Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Director

A graduate of the Izmir American Collegiate Institute, Özlem McCann graduated from the Department of Economics at the Middle East Technical University (METU). With 20 years of experience in capital markets, Özlem McCann worked as senior analyst in various brokerage houses before taking investment banking positions in Paris and London, and then served in various management positions at the International Sales (ICM) departments of HSBC Yatırım Menkul Değerler AŞ and Eczacıbaşı Securities. Ms. McCann, who holds the CMB Advanced Level License and Corporate Management Rating Surveyor License, was appointed as Investor Relations Manager at Aksa Energy in December 2013 and then as Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications in 2015. She was appointed as Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Director for both Aksa Energy and Kazancı Holding in 2016.

Aylin KIRHAN - Corporate Finance Manager

Aylin KIRHAN

Aylin KIRHAN - Corporate Finance Manager

Aylin Kırhan graduated from the Department of Economics at Istanbul University. Before joining Kazancı Holding, she worked at KPMG Mali Müşavirlik. Working at Aksa Energy since 2006, she has been appointed in various positions in the Project Finance department. Ms. Kırhan also holds an independent accountancy and financial advisor certificate.