Tansu Yeğen graduated from German High School in 1985 and graduated from Boğaziçi University Electronics Engineering Department in 1989. Afterwards, he got his master’s degree in business administration from Marmara University. He speaks English and German fluently.
Tansu Yeğen’s professional career began at Digital Equipment in 1991 and continued in Hewlett Packard Turkey as Sales and Marketing Director.
He played a leading role about HP Turkey’s reaching the summit at PC, laptop and server computers market.
He participated in Microsoft Turkey in 1998 and In 1999, he was appointed as Assistant General Manager.
2000 Project for SME’s, which he realized with team, selected best practice among 245 projects of Microsoft worldwide.
Later, he served as senior executive at Apple, Turkcell Ukraine, Turkcell Europe and IBM, respectively. In 2013, he was appointed as vice president of Samsung Turkey.
Tansu Yeğen who having received many awards in his career, was named CEO of the Year in Europe by the Stevie Awards in 2008.