Mehmet Yıldırım Özel
Senior Consultant at Management Center Türkiye


A senior member of the consultant’s team of Management Centre Türkiye, Mehmet Y. Özel is lighting the way to the development, change of corporations, individuals in the areas of leadership, coaching, sales and the like, with his 14 years of experience in various sectors, as well as his 13 years of personal experience.

Among the corporations that Mehmet Yıldırım Özel had provided trainings for are JTI, Garanti Bank, Eureko Insurance, Garanti Leasing, GOSAS, Fritolay, Ak Retirement, Organon, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bayer, Glaxo Smith Kline, Novartis, Ibrahim Ethem Ulagay, Allianz, L’Oreal, Ford ESM, Vestel, Cisco, Set Group, Philip Morris, Temsa, Toprak Holding, Eczacibasi Holding, Petrol Ofisi, Borusan Logistics, Turkcell, Schneider Electric, Mey Alcohol, Nuance-Net Duty-Free Merchandising, Dogus Automotive, Oracle, Hyatt Regency, Vodafone, Ipragaz, SAP, Nestle, Arkas Holding, Sutas, Dogus Tourism, Superonline, Ford Otosan, Shell, Coca-Cola, Sandvik, GFK, VDF, Diageo, Arzum, Sidera, TEI / Tusas, Yonca Food, Cargill, Aris Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer, Nurus, Merck Sharp & Dohme, Finansbank, Turk Telekom, Deva Holding, Abbott, Arcelik, Barilla, TFKB, Weber, Mercedes-Benz, Danone, World Medicine, Azercell, Gilan, Numil, Schenker Arkas, Sabanci Holding, Cizgi Computer, Alice Mondial, Yapi Kredi Bank, BMS, Pronet, Ulker, Chartis Insurance, Koc Holding, Martin&Martin, Rexam, TTNet, Philips, Borusan Automotive, Roche, TEB, Petrobras, Arpas, Sandoz, Beymen, Ipek Paper, Migros and Garanti Retirement.

Mehmet Yıldırım Özel has graduated from Istanbul University, Department of English School of Business, later on completed his ‘Executive MBA’ at Bogazici University in the areas of Marketing, Finance, Business and Information Systems.

Throughout his career, he served as Import and Sales Manager, and Marketing Product Manager in global pharmaceutical companies, such as Roche and Bristol-Myers Squibb. For his successes at BMS, he received an exclusive award from the president of the company. Mehmet Y. Özel acquires Train the Trainer, Facilitation Techniques (Facilitation Skills), Training Content / methodology design (Instructional Design) certificates from American Management Association, he also has Insights accreditations for personality inventory and PDI 360° feedback.

Mehmet Y. Özel wrote a book on personal development called “Believing in you” and a poetry book called “Ever and Ever”.