Bülent Şenol AKSOY (General Manager)
Bülent Şenol AKSOY, graduated from Faculty of Petroleum and Natural Gas
Engineering of Istanbul Technical University, completed his post
graduate degree at Marmara University. Mr. Aksoy is about to complete
his PhD at Istanbul Commerce University and carries out academic studies
on “International Macroeconomic Impacts of Oil and Energy Prices”. Mr.
Aksoy, with an experience of 24 years on Energy/Oil and Gas Projects in
Africa, Middle East and Central Asia as well as Banking and Investment
Finance, has been appointed as General Manager and Member of Board of
Directors of TPIC as of 25 July 2018. Mr. Aksoy is fluent in English.
He’s married with three children.
Süleyman ÇALIK (Deputy General Manager)
Çalık was born in 1974, and graduated from Istanbul Technical
University, Faculty of Mines, Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas
Engineering in 1997. In 2015, he completed his master's degree on
International Relations at Yıldırım Beyazıt University. In 15.01.1999,
he started to work as Production Engineer in Trakya Regional
Directorate. He worked as a Chief Technician between 18.08.2003 and
02.12.2004; as a Chief Engineer between 02.12.2004-03.05.2006; as a
Production Manager in Trakya Regional Directorate between
03.05.2006-23.03.2010; as Batman Regional Manager between
23.03.2010-21.06.2012 and as the Head of Research Center between
21.06.2012 - 07.04.2016. On 04.07.2016, he was appointed to
Turkish Petroleum Corporation as the Deputy General Manager and Member
of the Board, and he served until 2018. He was appointed to TPIC
as Deputy General Manager in February 2018. Speaking English at
advanced level, Süleyman Çalık is married with two children.
Fatih YAMAN (Deputy General Manager)
Yaman graduated from Boğaziçi University Department of Chemical
Engineering in 2004 and started his career in 2005 as a site engineer at
UMDE Engineering Company. Between 2008 and 2012, he worked as Project
Leader in the same company. Between 2012 and 2014, he worked as a senior
trading expert in the petroleum trading department of Turkish Petroleum
International Company and performed as Oil Trading Manager from 2014
In June 2017, Fatih Yaman was appointed to TPIC as
Deputy General Manager. Speaking English at advanced level, he is
married with one child.
İlhan ÇELİK (Deputy General Manager)
İlhan Çelik graduated from Yildiz Technical University, Department of
Electrical Engineering in 1995 and started his career in the same year.
He worked as an Electrical Engineer at Hydroelecric Powerplant,
Transformer Manufactory and various Electrical Project Applications
between 1995 and 2001. After beginning to work under the structure of
Schlumberger in 2001, İlhan Çelik performed as a Drilling Engineer on
vertical and directional wells, M/LWD Engineer, DD and Operation Support
Engineer until 2011, in countries such as Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia,
Qatar and Yemen.
Between 2011 and 2015, he worked as Project Manager also for
Schlumberger, in Norway, Turkey, Romania and Serbia. From 2016 until the
beginning of 2017, İlhan Çelik worked for Weatherford Turkey as DS
Coordinator. In June 2017, he was appointed to TPIC as Deputy General
Manager. Speaking English at advanced level, he is married with three
Yunus Selçuk ARIK (Deputy General Manager)