We are pleased to welcome Serhat Unsal to the Board of Directors, from September 1st, 2019.
Serhat is a senior executive with 25+ years of experience, successfully leading global organizations and brands, with an emphasis on building high-performance teams. Prior to his tenure as CEO at Dawn Foods, Serhat has had numerous roles as senior executive in the consumer goods space both in B2C and B2B, in companies such as Unilever, JohnsonDiversey and Dawn Foods, where he had escalating responsibilities in the areas of business strategy, sales, marketing and general management. Recently at Dawn, Serhat has initiated and led the company’s digital transformation journey. Serhat also serves on the Board of The Bon Company, an IoT based analytics start-up.
Throughout his career, Serhat worked and lived in Turkey, Canada, USA and Netherlands, which made him passionate about working with multiple cultures and achieving success through a diverse team and a selfless leadership style. Serhat holds an MBA degree from the University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management; MSc.Degree in Mech. Eng. from the University of Cincinnati in the field of artificial intelligence & robotics, and a BSc. degree in Mech Eng.from Bogazici University of Istanbul. Serhat is often invited as a speaker to share his insights on business strategy, innovation and leadership at business events and at various universities.
Serhat, welcome to the board. We look forward to the strength and insights you will bring.