Chairman of the Board

Member Of The Board

Born in 1961, he graduated from the Istanbul University Faculty of Economics. He worked as a Fiscal Inspector in the Ministry of Finance, Finance Inspection Board for 5.5 years. He performed consultancy services to local and foreign companies as a tax department manager in an international audit firm for 7 years. Since 1995, he has been rendering tax consultancy services as the founding partner of Sigma Yeminli Mali Müşavirlik A.Ş. He is an expert in the taxation of Financial Institutions and Securities Income. He holds the title of Certified Public Accountant.

Executive Board Member

Born in 1976, Erhan Aydın completed his master’s (MBA) in Marmara University Accounting-Finance after graduating from Istanbul Technical University, Department of Management Engineering. He started his professional career as an Inspector at T. Garanti Bankası A.Ş. After being promoted, he worked as a finance manager at Garanti Portföy Yönetimi A.Ş. Since then, he moved to the real sector and worked as Treasury and Financial Affairs Manager at companies operating in the construction and logistics sectors. He joined the Sahinler Group at the end of 2018 and has been currently working as the Finance Director and Executive Board Member. He has Capital Market Advanced Level and Derivative Instruments Licenses. He has the title of Certified Public Accountant.

Executive Board Member

Turgut Bakır was born in 1961 in Zonguldak, Turkey. After graduating from Ankara Kurtuluş High School, he went to Germany in 1979 for higher education. Subsequently his foreign language education, internship and university preparation period, he graduated from the textile engineering department in Mönchengladbach, Germany. After his Managements Training education and internship at Türk Henkel Chemicals Industry, he returned to Turkey in 1986. In 1989, he participated in the establishment of the jacket production department of Sanko Santral Konfeksiyon Company. In the same period, he received industrial suit production training at Saarlaendische Bekleidungswerke in Germany. In 1993, he started to work at Şahinler Holding in Modavizyon Tekstil Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. company to establish the Edirne factory. During this period, he worked as a manager in the establishment of Edirne Modavizyon, European Free Zone and Jordan garment factories affiliated to Şahinler Holding. He is also the Vice President of Edirne Industrialists and Businessmen Association. Turgut Bakır fluently speaks English and German.

Executive Board Member

She is a graduate of Istanbul University Faculty of Economics, Department of Economics. Afterward, she completed her Master’s Degree in Economics at the same faculty. She received an education in the German language at Goethe Institut in Germany. Afterward, she started her professional life in Şahinler Holding, Financial Affairs Department in 1998, and then worked as Audit Manager for 12 years. She is currently working as a Member of the Executive Committee in Şahinler Holding, responsible for Financial Affairs and Accounting. Şefika Özcan Tokdemir, who is an SMMM (independent accountant and financial advisor), speaks English and German.

Executive Board Member

Born in 1975, he graduated from Atatürk University, Department of Economics. He started his career in the Accounting Department of Şahinler Holding Modavizyon Edirne Company in 1997, and after working at various levels, he was appointed as Financial Affairs Manager at European Free Zone Founder and Operator Inc. in 2004. He served as Deputy General Manager between 2014 and 2019, and has been serving as General Manager since 2019 and as a member of the Executive Board of Şahinler Holding as of 2024.