Mehmet Nane | Chief Executive Officer

Mehmet Nane, Chief Executive Officer, PEGASUS AIRLINES

Mehmet T. Nane became CEO of Pegasus Airlines in March 2016. Before that he served as CEO of CarrefourSA between 2013-2016, CEO of Teknosa between 2005-2013, and Vice Chairman of the Board of Teknosa between 2000 and 2005. 

After holding various managerial positions at the Türkiye Emlak Bankası, Demirbank and Demir Invest, Mehmet T. Nane joined the Sabancı Group where he held roles including Vice President of the Strategic Planning and Project Development Department, Director of the Retail Group and General Secretary of Sabancı Holding between 2002 and 2005. 

Mehmet T.Nane graduated from Boğaziçi University, department of International Relations, in Istanbul, in 1990. In 1993, Mehmet T. Nane received a full scholarship for his graduate degree from the Department of International Banking and Finance at Heriot Watt University in Scotland. He also completed the Harvard Business School Executive Management Program in 2013. 

Between 2013-2015 Mehmet T. Nane served as Chairman of FAPRA (Asia Pacific Retailers Federation).  He also currently holds the following positions: Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Turkish Federation of Shopping Centers and Retailers (TAMPF); The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) Retail Council President and board member of the TOBB GS1 Turkey Foundation; Chairman of the Board of the SEV Health and Education Foundation; Chairman of the Association of the Harvard Business School Turkish Alumni Association; Chairman of the Board of the Turkish Private Aviation Enterprises Association (TÖSHİD); and member of the Board of Governors of the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

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