PROFILE

SUMMARY

A PM trainer, coach and solution provider, I help individuals and teams get what they desire out of their projects by building on existing project skills and management tools with a practical real life approach.

EXPERIENCE

MgmtPlaza

2010 June - Present

PM Trainer / PRINCE2 Practitioner

Antwerp , BELGIUM

Accountable for giving PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner trainings. Providing support for client and trainer follow-ups. Responsible for the developing new training material and updating the existing ones.

Freelance Trainer

2015 January - Present

Project Management Trainer

Antwerp , BELGIUM

Freelance project management trainer giving PRINCE2 and Agile Scrum trainings in collaboration with Management Plaza. Accredited PRINCE2 Trainer Accredited Agile Scrum Trainer

Freelance Translator

2003 September - 2010 May

Translator

Ankara , TURKEY

Worked as freelance literary translator for various Turkish publishing houses. Work included, The Art of Deception by Kevin Mitnick and Thomas Covenant Chronicles by Stephen R. Donaldson

T.C. ZIRAAT BANKASI A.S.

2001 September - 2003 August

Senior Human Resources Associate

Ankara , TURKEY

Project team manager responsible for the design and implementation of a target-based performance appraisal system. Hands on experience in research, development, experimentation and staff training of a custom performance appraisal system to fit in the needs of a restructuring financial institution of more than 10000 employees.

T.C. ZIRAAT BANKASI A.S.

1998 March - 2000 August

Senior R&D Associate

Ankara , TURKEY

Designed and constructed a comprehensive branch performance analysis method for the bank, which was used as the primary branch performance indicator until the major reorganization and restructuring in 2000.

PROJECTS

Skills

  • Management Consulting
  • English
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Workshop Facilitation
  • Human Resources
  • Project Management
  • Program Management
  • Team Management
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Project
  • Project Planning
  • Software Project Management
  • Scrum
  • Training
  • Translation
  • Training Delivery
  • Business Analysis
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Coaching

EDUCATION

  • Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

    2000-2001

    Master's degree, Finance

  • Middle East Technical University

    1988-1995

    Bachelor's degree, Statistics

CERTIFICATION

  • PRINCE2 Registered Pracitioner
  • Professional Scrum Master I
  • Agile Scrum Foundation
  • Agile Project Management Foundation
  • PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner
  • Agile Scrum Master