Tankut R. Sensurucu Egon Zehnder, Istanbul
Tankut Sensurucu, based in Istanbul, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Consumer Practice, with a focus on the recruitment of general managers and other multi-functional senior executives. He has successfully served a range of leading global companies across Europe and North America. Tankut also advises family companies on succession planning and talent management. Previously based in Egon Zehnder’s Calgary office, Tankut has lived and worked in Canada, Italy, Hungary, Poland, Austria, and the US.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Tankut was a senior business executive, most recently as New Beverages Director for Coca-Cola’s Central Europe Division. Earlier, he managed Coca-Cola’s expansion in Central & Eastern Europe. Tankut started his career with PepsiCo in Turkey as a management trainee and later managed the company’s strategic investments in Eastern Europe and Eurasia.
Tankut completed the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France. He earned an MSc in Operations Management from Ball State University in the US, and a BSc, Electrical Engineering, from Bogazici University in Istanbul. Tankut serves on the Advisory Board of Young Guru Academy, a mentoring and leadership development organization that promotes leadership through social responsibility projects.