Regional Chief Executive Officer
A native of Turkey, 46-year-old Serpil TIMURAY holds a degree in business administration from Bogazici University in Istanbul. She began her career in 1991 at Procter & Gamble, where she was later appointed to the Executive Committee of Procter & Gamble Turkey. In 1999, she moved to Danone as the Marketing Director and a member of the Executive Committee for the Fresh Dairy Products subsidiary in Turkey. From 2002 to 2008, she served as General Manager of Danone Turkey, overseeing the acquisition and integration of several companies in the region. In 2009, she joined Vodafone group as Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Turkey, contributing to its considerable growth. Since January 2014, Serpil TIMURAY has served as the Regional CEO of Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific and as a member of the Executive Committee of Vodafone group. She is also a board member in several Vodafone companies in the region and sits on the boards of several non-profit organizations outside of the Vodafone group.
Business And Management