Ali Metin Kazancı - Chairman
Ali Metin Kazancı

Ali Metin Kazancı’s professional life began in 1950. The foundations for what would later become Kazancı Holding were laid during this time. Watt Electric Motor Factory, which is the initial venture that created the Group’s companies, was founded in 1968. Thanks to his successful ventures, Ali Metin Kazancı established various companies in the energy sector starting from 1983, and he consolidated these companies under the umbrella of Kazancı Holding in 1994. Ali Metin Kazancı continues his duties as the Chairman of Kazancı Holding’s Board of Directors.

Cemil Kazancı - Vice Chairman and CEO
Cemil Kazancı

Cemil Kazancı began his professional career working in family companies. His first managerial position was in generator manufacturing and sales. He subsequently played an active role in the formation of Aksa Energy, which was set up to expand the Group’s operations in the energy industry and to generate electricity starting from 1997. Cemil Kazancı is Kazancı Holding’s Vice Chairman and CEO. He also serves as Chairman and CEO at Aksa Energy, and Board Member at various Group companies.

Ömer Muzaffer Baktır - Vice Chairman
Ömer Muzaffer Baktır

Ömer Muzaffer Baktır graduated from Istanbul Technical University Mining Engineering Department in 1986 and began his career in Pamukbank as a manager in the banking sector. He served as the Executive Vice President of Marketing at Halk Bank, CFO and Executive Board Member of electricity distribution companies at Cengiz Holding, Deputy General Manager in charge of Marketing and Transformation at Ziraat Bank and held office at the Surveillance and Management Boards of the various overseas companies of Ziraat Bank. He also served as Chairman at Ereğli Group. In 2018, Baktır was appointed Board Member at Kazancı Holding, and has been serving as a Board Member at Aksa Energy since 2019.

Tülay Kazancı - Board Member
Tülay Kazancı

Tülay Kazancı is a Member of the Board of Directors at Kazancı Holding as well as at Aksa Havacılık A.Ş., Aksa Turizm İşletmeleri A.Ş. and Aksa Aksen Enerji Ticareti A.Ş. Since April 2010, she is a Board Member at Aksa Energy's Board of Directors.

Barış Erdeniz - Board Member
Barış Erdeniz

Barış Erdeniz graduated from Doğuş College and completed his study on International Trade and Business Management at Yeditepe University in 2010. Erdeniz started his professional career at TÜRMAK Machinery as Business Development Manager. In 2013, he started his own company specialized in electricity sales and entered energy sector. In 2014, Barış Erdeniz founded Erdeniz Consultancy, and in the same year he joined Kazancı Holding as Executive Advisor. Barış Erdeniz has been contributing to Kazancı Holding by conducting many successful projects in the field of organizational development, operational efficiency and digital transformation since 2014 and he was appointed as Kazancı Holding Board Member in August 2017. Erdeniz has been leading operational excellence and digitalization investments of Kazancı Holding via Human Resources, IT, Supply Chain Management, Legal and Audit departments. He is also responsible for Electricity, Agriculture and Tourism operations. Barış Erdeniz has been appointed as Executive Committee Member of Aksa Enerji in Jan'21. Erdeniz is also Vice Chairman of Association of Electricity Distribution System Operators in Turkey since Mar’21.