Toyota Turkey names new CEO, director

Toyota Turkey designated Orhan Ozer as its new CEO and director general, a company statement said on Friday.

Toyota Turkey names new CEO, director

Toyota Turkey designated Orhan Ozer as its new CEO and director general, a company statement said on Friday.

Ozer replaced Tamer Unlu, who has assumed this position since 2007. Unlu will serve as an advisor from now on.

Before being appointed as the new CEO, Orhan Ozer was the deputy director general of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey, Inc.

Takeshi Marusawa has been designated as the chief coordinator and adviser to director general.

Ozer, Unlu and Marusawa will assume their new positions on July 1 after an Executive Board meeting.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey is one of Toyota's vehicle production bases in Europe. Located in Arifiye /Sakarya - Turkey, Toyota Turkey manufactures Verso and Auris models. Majority of the production is exported to over 30 countries, which are located mainly in Europe.

Toyota Turkey, owned by Toyota Motor Europe NV/SA (%90), and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (%10), has a total investment of 1,2 Billion Euro, and currently employs more than 3,000 people.

Today, with an annual production capacity of 150,000 units, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey (Toyota Turkey) is one of the ten biggest overseas manufacturing operations of Toyota, and one of the biggest manufacturing companies of Turkey.


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