Özgür Tuncer

Özgür Tuncer is Partner and Country Manager of Board Partners Turkey. He has two decades of experience in HR, business development and consultancy and is specialized in the Industrial / B2B, IT & Telecom and Financial Services sectors.

Özgür Tuncer started his career with Garanti Bank as Human Resources Generalist where he has supported commercial, corporate and investment banking lines and overseas subsidiaries as a business partner. Later he served as HR generalist at pension fund OYAK where he played a key role in restructuring of HR processes. Being a Special Project Manager at Eureko Insurance he managed organisational development and process redesign projects in development and execution of bank assurance policies.

He enlarged his business experiences in various sectors as HR Director at Kent Hospital in Izmir. Being a member of the Executive Committee, he has played a key role as one of the leaders in the implementation of JCI accreditation, an international standard for patient safety, quality and HR management.

Prior to joining Board Partners, he served as a Principal Consultant and Head of Industrial Practice with Amrop Turkey. Through his career, he has worked on behalf of clients across industries especially in the IT & Telecom, Financial Services, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Automotive, Energy & Infrastructure, Life Sciences and Professional Services sectors in Turkey and in the Middle East and built a network in operations, sales and marketing, supply chain, finance, engineering, technology, law as well as HR.

Özgür, who lives in Istanbul with his family, holds a Bachelor´s degree in Political Science and Public Administration from the Middle East Technical University and serves in various civil associations as a volunteer.

He supports Advisory Boards and Non-Executive Directors in board compositions and also is involved in the international activities of the Board Academy linked to Board Partners.