Turkcell CEO to step down

29 January 2015 |


Sureyya Ciliv, chief executive at Turkish mobile operator Turkcell, is to leave his position as of January 31, 2015.


Chief technology officer Ilker Kuruoz will step in as acting CEO until a permanent replacement has been found, a statement from the company said. 

Earlier this month, Turkcell partnered with The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITx), to launch a multi-modular online platform for entrepreneurs.