Ayhan Öztürk is a passionate, dynamic, results oriented leader and entrepreneur who has 16 years of experience with proven track record of achieving revenue, profit and double-digit business growth within start-up, growth and in emerging markets. Ayhan has extensive regional leadership experience in highly complex business environments which require diversity, talent and operational excellence management and deep understanding of multiple markets and functions in Healthcare and Medical Device industry.
Ayhan promoted to the Turkey Country Manager role after the acquisition of Medical device company by Medtronic in 2014. Before joining to Medtronic, he established and managed various businesses and operations in Healthcare, Medical Device and Manufacturing. Ayhan managed go direct projects, transformed business from distribution companies to Medtronic successfully in Turkey and strengthened the team focusing on building sustainable organizations with strong business model, talent and diversity management and inclusion in emerging and complex markets. Ayhan holds MBA degree from Özyeğin University and BSc degree in International Relations from American International University. He speaks English, Turkish, German and French.
Ayhan serves as board member in various leading Industrial Trade Association, currently he was elected as the Vice President of Medical Device Association(ARTED) in Turkey.