I’m a creative director with experience in design, technology, and filmmaking. I have worked internationally in the US, Europe, and Asia for leading companies like R/GA, McCann, DDB, and Apple. I’ve partnered with some of the world’s top brands, including Samsung, T-Mobile, Coca-Cola, P&G, Unilever, and Turkish Airlines. My work has been recognized at all major award shows. As an effective communicator, I'm skilled in guiding the clients as well as building teams and coaching individuals to success.
Also, if you have a band, I can play the drums.
#1 ART DIRECTOR WORLDWIDE
According to Lurzer’s Archive Rankings.
#3 AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT CANNES
Contributed to DDB Istanbul’s achievement of 3rd place for “Agency of the Year” at the 56th Cannes Lions Advertising Festival by winning 2 Lions.
AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT GOLDEN DRUM
Contributed to DDB Istanbul’s achievement of “Agency of the Year” at the 17th Golden Drum Advertising Festival by winning a Grand Prix and two Silver Drums.
AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT EFFIE AWARDS TWO YEARS IN A ROW
Led Leo Burnett Bucharest to win “the Agency of the Year” title at Effie Awards two years in a row.
8 CONSECUTIVE NEW BUSINESS WINS IN 1 YEAR
Contributed to Leo Burnett Bucharest’s turnaround by leading the agency to win 8 major pitches consecutively in his first year.
BACKGROUND IN DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY & FILMMAKING
Studied and worked in diverse fields, completing 2 MAs and 1 PhD.
+ SELECTED AWARDS (GRAND PRIX / GOLD / SILVER / BRONZE)
• Cannes Lions
• The One Show
• Clio Awards
• Golden Drum (Grand Prix)
• New York Festivals
• Epica Awards
• Effie and Effie Europe Awards (Grand Prix)
• Crystal Apple - The most prestigious advertising creativity award
of Turkey (Grand Prix)