Haydar Yenigün |
Haydar Yenigün graduated from Yıldız Technical University in Mechanical Engineering and joined Ford Otosan in 1987, serving as Method Engineer until 1990. He worked as a Project Engineer between 1992 and 1996. He served in a variety of positions during the establishment of the Kocaeli Plant after the shares of Ford Motor Company and Otosan A.S. were equalized in 1997. He became Project Leader in 1998. He participated in the production process of the Ford Transit, and the design and production processes of the Ford Transit Connect. He worked as Welding Area Manager in the Kocaeli Plant between 1999 and 2007, and served as Kocaeli Plant Manager and Assistant General Manager from 2007 to 2012. He was appointed as Ford Otosan General Manager and became a Member of the Board of Directors on 15 February 2012. He is currently a member of the Automotive Manufacturers Association (OSD) Board of Directors, member of Kocaeli Chamber of Industry Board of Directors, member of Turkish Industry and Business Association, Vice Chairman of the Turkey-U.S. Business Council (TAİK) and a member of the International Investors Association (YASED).