Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Erman YerdelenBoard Chairman

Yerdelen (b. 1938), is currently the chairman of the board of directors of Doğuş Media Group. After graduating from Işık High School, he continued his advanced studies in Germany. He received his bachelor's degree from the financial management department of Istanbul School of Economic and Commercial Sciences, and later completed his master's studies at Marmara University. He began his professional career at TATKO T.A.Ş. in 1968. After leaving TATKO T.A.Ş. in 1997, he became the chairman of the board of directors of TATMAK A.Ş., where he was one of the founding partners.



Memnun Talha Çamaş Member

M. Talha Çamaş was born in Istanbul in 1950. He finished middle school at Darüşşafaka High School and received his bachelor's degree from the economics department of Istanbul University.Çamaş entered the tourism industry in 1971, and established Visitur A.Ş. in 1981, where he is a partner and the chairman of the board of directors.As the first manager to become an expert in the field of congress tourism, he spent efforts to advance the field within the sector.HABİTAT II, AGİT, 10.He was one of the directors of several national and international congresses, symposia, and meetings, such as HABİTAT II, OSCE, the 10th ENT World Congress, the World Chess Championship, and the NATO Summit.

Between 1993 and 1998, he served as the chairman of the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB) and the Tourism and Travel Agencies Foundation (TÜRSAV), as well as UKTAŞ A.Ş., the managing company of Lütfi Kırdar Istanbul Congress and Exhibition Center, and served on the board of executive directors of Istanbul Congress and Visitor Bureau as a founding member.He is currently an active member of the Turkish American Business Association (TABA), EU-Turkey Cooperation Association (TURKAB), Skål International, The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), and Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA).Çamaş also holds the Abdi İpekçi Peace and Friendship Award and a French Tourism Gold Medal, and has authored a book titled "Equinox," of his various articles and experiments.


Şehmuz Ahmet Sedid KurutluoğluMember

Ahmet Kurutluoğlu received his bachelor's degree from Istanbul University Law School, and received a master's degree in management at the business school, as well as a master's in business law from the school of law of the same university.Kurutluoğlu joined Doğuş Group in 1981 and has served as legal advisor to Doğuş Holding and Doğuş Construction.He is currently a member of the board of directors of Doğuş Holding and Chief Legal Counsel of the group.


Şadan GürtaşMember

Şadan Gürtaş is a graduate of Anadolu University's school of finance and trade.Gürtaş joined the Doğuş Group in 1968 and currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Doğuş Holding.