Aysegul Aydin is the Founding and Managing Partner of Heidrick & Struggles Turkey for the past 16 years, focusing on both Executive Search and Leadership Consulting projects.
Prior to her executive search practice, Aydin has gathered 15 years of experience in the multinational arena working for Procter & Gamble (P&G), British American Tobacco (BAT) and Bali Trading Group of Companies, mainly in Commercial Managerial roles. She has commenced her career in Sales & Marketing and continued in various international and local posts. She has either led or worked closely with functions such as Sales, Trade Marketing, Brand Marketing, Finance, Manufacturing, and Supply Chain. Having been proposed the post of Trade Marketing Regional Director for North Africa, Eastern Europe, CIS, Middle East and Turkey, Aydin has preferred to depart from BAT to establish her own Executive Search Company in Turkey in 1997, which became the beginning of her search and leadership consulting career.
Aydin holds a Business Administration degree from the Middle East Technical University in Ankara Turkey and a Master’s degree in Marketing & Advertising from the Michigan State University, MI, USA.