Steering Board

Feza Özalp
Steering Board Member

Feza Özalp received her bachelor’s degree from the Department of Management at Boğaziçi University in 1980. She commenced her professional career in 1976. In 1985 she began working for an international company and played an active role in its foundation. Özalp served in various senior positions at the same company and she was appointed as an Ekol Logistics Advisory Board Member in 2014.

Eyüp Soner
Steering Board Member

Eyüp Soner obtained his bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Middle East Technical University in 1979 and his M.S. degree from the same university in 1983. Soner served in various senior positions in leading companies. Subsequent to joining Ekol Logistics in 2012, Soner was appointed as an Steering Committee Member in 2014. Eyüp Soner has been a Board Member since 2016.

Levent Ersalman
Steering Board Member

Levent Ersalman earned his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Boğaziçi University in 1983, and his MBA from the University of Akron, Ohio, in 1985. Throughout his career, Ersalman served in various senior positions in leading companies. Ersalman joined Ekol Logistics as Advisory Board Member in December 2016.

Levent Hatay
Steering Board Member

Levent Hatay received his bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering in 1984, his master’s degree in Engineering Management in 1986 and his doctorate in Operations Research in 1989 from Southern Methodist University. He worked as a senior consultant for worlds largest airline in the field of optimization, followed by VP of operations and marketing of a textile company; then as GM responsible for all sales and marketing of a leading Electronics and White goods company and finally as CEO of the largest food distribution company in Turkey before joining Ekol. He provides consultancy in growth, strategy, marketing, change management and operational excellence to Turkey’s prominent companies. Hatay was appointed as Ekol Logistics Steering Board Member in 2014.

Nedret Koray
Steering Board Member

Nedret Koray received his bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences at Istanbul University in 1975, and his MBA from the Graduate School of Business at the same university in 1976. He served as General Manager at a transportation company where he is a partner. Koray joined Ekol Logistics in 2002, and was appointed as an Advisory Board Member to the company in 2014.