Mr Soydan is Sales & Supply Chain Director of NLMK Europe Strip
NLMK Group announces some organizational changes with the appointment of Mr Burak Soydan as the new Sales & Supply chain Director of NLMK Europe Strip Products, which includes NLMK La Louvière, NLMK Strasbourg, and NLMK Manage Service, all part of NLMK Belgium Holdings. After almost 7 years as Commercial & Supply chain Director Mr Jaap Piso will concentrate on several highly strategic projects for business unit, in cooperation with CEO Mr Cornelius Louwrens. Over the next 2 months, Jaap will also focus on the transition with his successor to enable Mr Burak Soydan to start his new position in the best possible conditions.
Previously, Mr Burak held the position of General Manager at NLMK Turkey. After a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Business Finance, Mr Soydan has held various managerial positions in Sales and Marketing for major international groups for more than 25 years. In 2017, Mr Soydan joined the NLMK Group as General Manager of NLMK Turkey. Upon his arrival, he developed the Sales & Marketing department and the Logistics organization from scratch. Under his leadership, NLMK Turkey has become the largest importer of steel with more than 2MT per year. He, therefore, has a very good knowledge of the group, our products, and our different markets.