EMBA Testimonials

Berkay Kardeş Executive MBA Class of 2014 Marketing Manager, AKZO NOBEL

MIT Sloan Program was a very interesting learning experience. The methodology of transferring knowledge and currency of managerial information were very satisfying. The organization and program were professionally planned and developed in an efficient way that I found a chance to learn the most current management skills. Especially visits to start-up labs in Boston area broadened my sight to the power of individual actualization from Global perspective. MIT trip also provided the environment to strengthened the friendship bond within the class going through an experience with successful friends from professional life, enhanced the outcomes of the program.

Emrah Özdemir Executive MBA Class of 2013 Position before Sabanci Executive MBA: Key Account Manager, Türk Henkel  Position after Sabanci Executive MBA: Sales Manager, Türk Henkel

The professional network established as a result of participating in Sabancı Executive MBA program has been invaluable in developing my career. From great professors to specially selected fellow students from diverse backgrounds combined with the MIT module, it was the best possible learning experience. By using the concepts and skills in Leadreship and Innovation courses in MIT, I had the chance to improve my leadership skills and my team's efficiency. I would reccomend Sabancı Executive MBA to anyone seeking a step up in their career prospects in addition to gain substantial business networks.

Tuğba Akgün Konuş Executive MBA Class of 2012 Position before Sabanci Executive MBA: Senior Auditor, Citibank Turkey Position after Sabanci Executive MBA: Head of Audit, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

  The quality of education throughout the program was beyond words. Intensely concentrating on courses of Leadership and Innovation for two weeks with MIT quality was a unique privilege. The program was directed more to my personal leadership skills and contributed a lot to my personal growth.


Mustafa Uyar Executive MBA Class of 2013 Country Manager, Logitech

It was an incredible experience to participate Executive MBA Program at Sabancı University not only because of spending 16 months with excellent faculty members or attending an intensive leadership program in MIT Sloan or participating in Executive MBA Consortium, but also getting an eye-opening vision with invaluable experience sharing in the classes and through networking opportunities. 


Beste Aygün Executive MBA Class of 2009 Legal Affairs Manager, Nestle Turkey 

The recent push towards transparency, accountability and business ethics in increasingly demanding legal counsels' participation and guidance in top management decisions. Sabancı University Executive MBA Program, by helping me develop the necessary competencies, contributed immensely to my professional growth. As the best personal investment I have made, I recommend Sabancı University Executive MBA Program to all legal counsels.


Murat Aşık, Executive MBA Class of 2009 Position before Sabancı Executive MBA: External Affairs Director, MSD Turkey Position after Sabanci Executive MBA: Healthcare Policy Director, Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa (EEMEA), MSD Turkey

  By it experienced staff and modern way of education which tries to improve itself every year, Sabancı is among the best options to have an education like this even on an European scale. Selection of participants  (that ıs what they call Executive MBA students in Sabancı) is really great and creates an environment that adds experience on to theoretical knowledge. Once, we calculated the total experience in the class of 2009 and it turned out to be close to 300 years. This really means a lot, because you share experience in the classroom and during work group sessions. 


Cengizhan Bilgin Executive MBA Class of 2013 R&D Chief, Anadolu Isuzu 

Executive MBA Program at Sabancı University gives me a bright new way in my professional career. as a person with engineering background and around 7 years of  management experience Executive MBA Program at Sabancı University provided me an environment where I extend my network and knowledge. A focused and very well balanced curriculum in finance, accounting, management, strategy and innovation with customizable electives were the benefits I could get from the program. I feel confident to take the next step in my career and honored to be a member of Executive MBA Alumni.