Can Ertöz

Chairman of the Board

Can Ertöz started his business life at Vansan Makine Sanayi A.Ş. after graduating from the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Founded in 1964 in Izmir, he assumed an active role in the company in production, marketing and development of export organizations. Can Ertöz is still the General Manager of Vansan Makine Sanayi A.Ş. and the Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Ali Nalbantoğlu

Vice Chairman

Ali Nalbantoğlu was formerly with the Emerging Markets Private Equity Group of Och-Ziff Capital in London. Before that, he was a Senior Associate with Goldman Sachs’ Investment Banking Division in London, focusing on technology, media and telecommunications sectors. Previously, Ali Nalbantoğlu worked at JP Morgan’s M&A Group in New York. He holds an MBA with honors from The Wharton School and a BA in Economics, from Yale University. Ali Nalbantoğlu serves on the Boards of Koton, Flo, Vansan and the Golf team

Barış Seven

Member of Board

Barış Seven was formerly an Associate with J.P. Morgan in London, as part of Industrials, M&A and Equity Capital Markets teams, respectively. Barış Seven holds a BSC in Financial Systems Engineering, magna cum laude, and a minor in Mathematics from UPenn. He serves on the Boards of Mikro Yazilim and Vansan, and MNG Cargo, Mavi and Golf teams.

Carlo Prola

Member of Board

Carlo Prola completed his Masters program in Ashridge, England, IMD Austria and London Business School after graduating from Aerospace Engineering. He has held various management positions at Grundfos. He has served as the Vice President of the Group in the managements of sales, marketing and product development departments of the group companies which are present in 80 countries. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of many companies in Europe, Middle East, India, Asia, China, Australia and America. He is the Italian Honorary Consul in Denmark.

Ayhan Gürbay

Member of Board

Ayhan Gürbay serves as general manager of the Rollmech Automotive. Prior to that, he has served as the General Manager of Inoksan, which operates in the Industrial Kitchen sector, and as the Group CEO. Prior to that he also served as CEO of the Farba Group and played an important role in bringing the German automotive lighting company Odelo to the Turkish industry. Being educated in the area business administration, Ayhan Gürbay brought the term “Plain Excellence” to the management literature.