Burak Arkun | Chief Financial Officer
Tailwind Airlines

Burak Arkun, Chief Financial Officer, Tailwind Airlines

Mr.Burak Arkun was born in 1975 in Istanbul. Graduate from St.Georg.Austrian Gymnasium and University of Istanbul Faculty of Economics.

Started his career in Germany and in Sweden for junior roles in plants of ABB and Lackdraht Union. 

In 1998 he joined the treasury of Midland Bank - a London based bank. 

Between 1999-2003 he worked for Deloitte - US based independent audit company - where he became a Certified Public Accountant.

In 2003 he developed his first brand as an entrepreneur  “NewYorker Restaurant Chain” - the first commercial restaurant & entertainment group in Turkey. Awarded many times by serious media releases "New Yorker" has been a success story in early 2000's.

After sale of his entity in 2008, Mr.Burak Arkun joined "Omsan Logistics"- the biggest logistics company in Turkey- as International Finance Director. He managed companies in France, Germany, Bulgaria, Russia, Romania, Morocco, Spain, Italy, and Azerbaijan with 1th power of signature.

In 2017 he joined Tailwind Airlines as Chief Financial Officer, a young airlines company operating in charter Business between Europe and Turkey with 300 employee.

Burak Arkun is also a certified logistics executive awarded by Ministry of Transport of Turkey.


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  • Defining an organisational structure fit for the future
  • Treating your workforce as consumers: the future of HR?
  • Educating leaders to drive reskilling efforts
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