Mehmet Nane | Chief Executive Officer
Pegasus Airlines

Mehmet Nane, Chief Executive Officer, Pegasus Airlines

Born in 1966, Mehmet T.Nane obtained his undergraduate degree in International Relations
at Boğaziçi University, İstanbul, in 1990 and his graduate degree in International Banking
and Finance at University of Heriot Watt, Scotland in 1993 through the British Government’s FCO
scholarship. He also participated in the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program
in 2013.

Following various managerial positions in Türkiye Emlak Bankası, Demirbank and Demir Invest, he
joined Sabancı Holding with roles including Vice President of the Strategic
Planning and Project Development Department, Director of the Retail Group and General
Secretary of Sabancı Holding.

Mehmet T. Nane became General Manager at Teknosa on April 2005. He previously served as Vice Chairman of the Teknosa Board of Directors between March 2000 and April 2005. On August 2013 he was appointed General Manager of CarrefourSA until March 2016, when he became the CEO
of Pegasus Airlines.

Currently Mehmet T. Nane is also Chairman of the Board at TOSHID-the Turkish Private Aviation Enterprise Association, Board Member of TOBB-Retailing Council of Turkish Union of Chamber of Commerce GS1 Turkey Foundation, the Chairman of TOBB-Retailing Council of Turkish Union of Chamber of Commerce, the chairman of SEV-Health and Education Foundation and Chairman of the Association of Turkish Graduates of Harvard Business School.


World Aviation Festival - 6th September @ 15:00

CEO Interview: Mehmet Nane, CEO, Pegasus Airlines

  • What will be the impact of the new airport on Turkey’s tourism industry?
  • How will Pegasus sustain growth and maintain its position as Turkey’s leading low-cost airline?
last published: 20/May/19 12:35 GMT

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