Istanbul Mineral Exporters' Association (İMİB)- Chairman of the Board
Turkish Exporters Assembly (TİM)- Sectors Council Member
Temmer Marble- Chairman of the Board
Born in İstanbul in 1977, Rüstem Çetinkaya graduated from İstanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences.
Çetinkaya, who is Chairman of the Board of the İstanbul Mineral Exporters' Association, served as a Member of the Board from 2006 to 2008 and has been the Vice Chairman of the Board for two terms the years between 2014- 2018 and 2018- 2022. He is also member of the Turkish Exporters Assembly Sectors Council and Member of the Board of the TİM A.Ş. Turkish Trade Center.
Apart from İMİB and TİM, he serves as a Chairman of the Board of Temmer Marble, which he founded in 1998.
Besides this, Çetinkaya's involvement in social responsibility extends to various foundations and associations. Çetinkaya is also lecturing at the universities to next generation architects and engineers about natural stone as a guest teacher.
Çetinkaya is involved in the education business with the Aral Anatolian Technical and Vocational High School which started education and training in the fields of mechatronics and metal in 2017-2018 to meet the needs of the workforce in Afyonkarahisar Organized Industrial Zone.
He is also founding entrepreneur of the Marmara High Technology and Machinery Specialized Organized Industrial Zone which is being established in Bandırma region.
Rüstem Çetinkaya, who speaks English, is married and has two children.