Önder Tekeli has over 24 years experience in Energy and Oil & Gas industry. Prior to Joining Ttopco in mid 2014 as the General Manager, he worked for Ministry of Energy/Turkey between 1990 – 1997 and further worked for Turkish Petroleum (TPAO) in a variety of managerial positions including Iraq Country Manager based in Baghdad between 2009 and 2011. Önder Tekeli joined Genel Energy in 2012 where he has most recently worked as the General Manager of Miran Block. He holds a BSc. in Geophysical Engineering from Ankara University.
Jacques Soret has 38 years of experience in the oil and gas industry from downstream to upstream. He joined in TTOPCO in 2013 as Facilities manager and working as Operations manager since 2015. Prior to joining TTOPCO he worked for ENI in variety of managerial positions for several development projects including, but not limited to development feasibility studies, early production facilities, multidisciplinary projects and production operations. He holds a BSc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Institut Universitaire de Technologie in Le Havre, France.
Hakan holds BSc & MSc-Th. degrees from Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering in Middle East Technical University in Ankara. He has over 16 years’ experience in Oil & Gas Industry. He joined TTopco in 2008 and developed his career throughout the years’ spent under TTopco umbrella. Prior to join TTopco, he was leading Production Department of Selmo Petroleum Field as Production Superintendent.
Ozan Güler has 16 years’ of technical experience in the upstream oil and gas industry. He joined TTOPCO in September 2008 and involved in establishment of Production Department. Ozan is responsible for management and coordination of production activities in Taq Taq Field including Processing Facilities and well operations. Prior to joining TTOPCO, Ozan worked in different engineering and supervisory roles at Amity Oil, Perenco and Nobel Oil. He holds BSc and MSc degrees in Petroleum Engineering from Middle East Technical University in Ankara and is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.
Head of Finance
Prior to joining TTOPCO, over a 13 years period, he built strong expertiese in external/internal financial audit and advisory services within oil & gas industry. His past experience included eight years with PricewaterhouseCoopers in the UK and prior to that, over four years with Deloitte & Touche in Turkey. During this time, Arda worked with multinational and independent oil & gas companies in the UK, the US, Africa and the Middle East. He is ACCA and CPA qualified with a proven track record in understanding, interpretation and implementation of IFRS and SORP (UK) within the oil and gas industry. He earned a Master of Science in Financial Management from the Robert Gordon University (UK) in 2005 and previously an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Hacettepe University in 2000.
Legal Counsel & HR Manager
Koray Koçak has practiced as an in-house legal advisor in various Multinational Companies for over 10 years. Prior to joining to TTOPCO, he was working as Legal Advisor in Genel Energy in which he advised on a broad range of legal and contractual matters mostly focused on KRI located Oil and Gas Assets. He holds an LLB Degree from Bilkent University a post-grad certificate on International & Commercial Investment Arbitration from American University Washington College of Law and is a member of Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.