Ihsan Karagoz has taken the Managing Director position in Mondelez International Turkey since 2016 November.
Ihsan Karagöz started his career in Marsa-Kraft taking different positions in Sales, MIS, Logistics and in Marketing departments. In marketing, he had managed the brands of Hayat, Milka, Maxwell House and Jacobs. In 1997, he joined Gillette as Permatik brand manager and advanced his career by taking Marketing Director role for the region of Turkey and Mediterranean Hub at later stages. Between 2003-2006, Ihsan worked in Gillette AMEE(Africa Middle East and Eastern Europe) headquarters in London as Regional Marketing Director for Personal Care portfolio. After the P&G’s Gillete acquisition, Ihsan moved to Istanbul by taking Marketing Director role for Oral Care and Male grooming categories for the region of Turkey, Caucasus and Central Asian Republics between 2005-2008. In 2008, Ihsan was appointed to Braun Regional Marketing Director CEEMEA position based in Geneva Switzerland. Between 2011-2015, Ihsan took CMO and VP Western Hemisphere roles in Kale Group and between 2015-2016, he was the General Manager of Iron Mountain Turkey.
Ihsan Karagoz is a graduate of Marmara University Economics and completed his MBA in Istanbul University.