Cansen Başaran Symes (TÜSİAD President)

Jun 10, 2015, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Anamed Research Center (Merkez Han), İstiklal Caddesi No: 181 Merkez Han P.O.B. 260 Beyoğlu, Istanbul, 34000

Cansen Basaran-Symes is Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of Allianz Insurance and Allianz Life and Pension in Turkey. Previously Basaran-Symes was Territory Senior Partner of PwC Turkey (1998-2013). In 2000, she was recognized among “Global Leaders for Tomorrow” at the World Economic Forum and was awarded the distinction of “Most Successful Businesswoman of the Year” by Dünya Newspaper.

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About this event

Cansen Basaran-Symes is Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of Allianz Insurance and Allianz Life and Pension in Turkey. Previously Basaran-Symes was Territory Senior Partner of PwC Turkey (1998-2013). Having joined PwC in 1981 she became partner in 1990. She has assumed various leadership roles and has served in offices in Copenhagen, London and Istanbul. She was Member of the Board of PwC Central and Eastern Europe and PwC Eurofirm. Prior to being elected President of the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TUSIAD) Basaran-Symes served on the Board of Directors as Vice President, Treasurer and Chair of the Company Affairs Committee. She is also a Member of the Board of Directors of Endeavour Turkey. In 2000, she was recognized among “Global Leaders for Tomorrow” at the World Economic Forum and was awarded the distinction of “Most Successful Businesswoman of the Year” by Dünya Newspaper. In 2006 on March 8, International Women’s Day, the International Lions Club recognized her as one of the most successful businesswomen in modern Turkey. In 2014, she received the honor award at the EDUPlus Management Summit. Cansen Basaran-Symes is a graduate of the Faculty of Business Administration, Istanbul University.

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Speaker

  • Cansen Başaran Symes

    TÜSİAD President

Agenda

3:00 PMNetworking and Food
4:00 PMFireside Chat
5:00 PMNetworking

Organizers

  • Ahmad Fahim Didar

    Startup Grind

    Community Manager

  • Can Kagitcibasi

    Mevsimi

    Chapter Director

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