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Responding to Crises with People Oriented Leadership

"Responding to Crises with People Oriented Leadership" | Pınar Kitapçı

Yesim Pinar Kitapci

June 24, 2020


The largest industrial conglomerate in Turkey, which is the only company in the country to enter the Fortune Global 500 list as of 2016, shares experience on overcoming hard times and staying on the growth path. Conversation unfolds around purpose, putting people first and leaders' role in managing uncertainty and change.

About Pınar Kitapçı


CEO, Koç Finansman

Yeşim Pınar KİTAPÇI started her business life in the automotive sector at Tofas, a Fiat Chrysler Automotive JV in Turkey. She moved to financial services with various management roles in Koç Finansman A.S., a pioneering finance company specialised in consumer and SME lending. She continued her career in the captive finance company Koc Fiat Kredi A.S. as General Manager. She is the CEO and Board Member of Koç Finansman A.S. since 2013.

Yeşim Pınar KİTAPÇI is also a member of the Board of the Association of Financial Institutions in Turkey. She is an alumni of Harvard Business School after completing the Advanced Management Program in 2016.



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