Ilkay Akal

Ilkay Akal

Director & Executive Board Member / International Sales

Company: Karaca Group of Companies

Currently Director & Executive Board Member of Karaca Group of Companies as in charge for Internatinal Retail – Expansion & Sales. Group have 4 different brand such as; Karaca Porcelain, Karaca Home, Emsan and Jumbo. Focusing on Houseware and Home Textile, as well as HoReCa industry, position which he held since March 2014. Prior to this he was the International Retail Director ad Adil Isik Group, one of the well-known fashon retailer with adL brand, a role which he held from 2011 until 2014. From 2004 to en of 2010, he was the Category, Business Development and Retail Manager at Goldas Jewellery, one of the World renowned jewelry designers. From 2002 to 2004, he was a Sales & Operation Manager at Pitney Bowes. With more than 15 years experience in International Retail across a range of companies, has gained vast experience of both Turkish and International markets.