Soner Gedik has been appointed as the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of our Company as of January 05, 2016.
Having attained several accomplishments at the Doğan Group as an executive at various levels for nearly thirty years since 1987, Soner GEDİK was born in 1958 at Eskişehir. He graduated from the Department of Economy and Finance, Faculty of Political Sciences, Ankara University, in 1981. He was entitled to become a Tax Inspector at the Ministry of Finance, with the highest degree of his term in 1985. He moved on to private sector in 1987, and started working with Hürriyet Holding A.Ş. as the Head of the Audit Group. He continued his duties as the Member of the Board and Vice Chairman of Hürriyet Gazetecilik ve Matbaacılık A.Ş. between 1989 and 1998. He played a key role in the IPO of Doğan Yayın Holding in 1998, and served as CFO and Vice Chairman. He worked in the forefront in significant corporate financing and strategic matters with the Doğan Media Group, such as IPOs, acquisitions, foreign partnerships, and new companies. Soner Gedik is married, and has four children.