TAİK BOARD MEMBERS
Batu Aksoy | MEMBER
CEO and Board Member
Batu Aksoy is the CEO of Turcas Petrol and its controlled subsidiaries, and has served as an Executive Board Member since 2005. He is also a Board Member at Shell & Turcas Petrol and Vice Chairman of RWE & Turcas South Power Generation; two major subsidiaries of the Group. In addition, Mr. Aksoy is an Executive Board Member at the following affiliated companies: Aksoy Holding, Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus Hotel, Aksoy Real Estate Investment Companies, and Aksoy International Trading.
Batu Aksoy is the Honorary Consul of Chile in Istanbul; a Board Member of TÜSİAD (Turkish Industry & Business Association) and Leader of its Regional Development Roundtable; a Board Member at TURKONFED (Turkish Enterprise and Business Confederation); a Board Member of the Turkish-American (TAIK) as well as Turkish-Chile Business Councils of DEİK (Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey). Additionally, he is a Member of ETD (Energy Traders Association), which he chaired between 2013-2014; a Member of PETFORM (Petroleum Platform Association), which he chaired between 2006-2008; a Member of the Dean’s Advisory Council at The Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School since 2014.
He is very fluent in English and graduated from the Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA), Electrical & Computer Engineering Department in 1998. Batu Aksoy is married with two children.