Machinery Exporters' Union (MAIB), Chairman​

Layne Bowler A.Ş/Executive Member of Board

Samsun Makina Sanayi A.Ş/Deputy President


Date Of Birth/Place Of Birth: 14.11.1961/Ankara


M.S. in Mechanical Engineering

TED Ankara College and METU (licence 1984, M.S. Degree 1987) Thesis on Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Worked for Turkish Electricity Authority, Power Plants Department, in charge of planning, construction and investment phases of thermal power plants during his post graduate studies (1984-1987).

Military service carried out at Turkish Naval Forces Headquarters, Technical Department, as a liutenant responsible from training of maintenance and repair foremen (1987-1988).


Previous Duties

Sectorial Duties In Turkey:

1994 - 2003     Foreign Economic Relations Council (DEIK) Turkish-Magrep and Turkish-Iraqi Business Councils' member

1997 - 2000    Turkish Pump and Valve Industrialists' Association (POMSAD), Founder Member of Board

2000 - 2007    Turkish Pump and Valve Manufacturers' Association (POMSAD), President

2002 - 2004    Machinery Exporters' Association (MAIB), Founder Member of Board

2004 - 2006    Machinery Manufacturers' Union (MIB), Secretary Member of Board

2004 - 2006    Turkish Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers' Association (TARMAKBIR), Member of Board, representer at foreign federations

2006 - 2008    Machinery Exporters' Union (MAIB), Member of Board

2007 - 2010    Machinery Promotion Group (MTG), Member of Board

2008 - 2018    Machinery Exporters' Union (MAIB), Deputy Chairman

2010 - 2017    Machinery Promotion Group (MTG), Deputy Chairman

2014 - 2015     Machinery Manufacturers' Federation (MAKFED), Founder President

2014 - 2018    Turkish Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers' Association (TARMAKBIR), Member of Board


Sectorial Duties Abroad :

2001- 2013      European Pump Manufacturers' Association (EUROPUMP) Member of Executive Council

2013 - 2015    European Pump Manufacturers' Association (EUROPUMP) Vice President

2015 - 2017    European Pump Manufacturers' Association (EUROPUMP) President


Present Duties

Sectoral Duties in Turkey:

2007 -              Machinery Industry Sectorial Platform (MSSP), President

2012 -              Turkish Pump and Valve Manufacturers' Association (POMSAD), President

2015 -               Machinery Manufacturers' Federation (MAKFED), Vice President

2016 -               Turkish Union of Chambers and Stock Markets (TOBB),

                         Council of Machinery Sector, President

2018 -              Machinery Exporters' Union (MAIB), Chairman

2018 -               Turkish Exporters Assembly, Board Member

2018 -               Turkish Exporters Assembly, Chairman of Innovation Committee


Sectoral Duties abroad :

2015 -              European Enginering Industries Confederation (ORGALIME), representative of Turkey

2017 -               European Pump Manufacturers' Association (EUROPUMP), Past President and Member of Executive Council


Membership of Association/Organization

Listed above

Language Skills


Marital Status

Married, 2 children