Pedersen & Partners enhances its Strategic Advisory team in Turkiye, adding Tahsin Ersen as Principal

September 15, 2022 – Istanbul, Turkiye – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search and Leadership Consulting firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Tahsin Ersen to its Istanbul team as a Principal. In this new role, Mr. Ersen will cover the Professional Services and Financial Services sectors internationally and in Turkiye.

With more than fifteen years of Strategy and Program Management practice gained at top global institutions, Mr. Ersen is an experienced strategic advisor to Fortune Global 500 companies, global investment banks and mid-cap organisations across a range of industries. He has a proven track record of delivering outstanding results to industry-leading clients through formulating and implementing effective strategies, as well as leading cross-functional teams to resolve complex business problems and deliver exceptional business value in demanding environments. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, he served as the Director of Strategy and Customer Experience for a Corporate and Retail Banking subsidiary of Qatar’s first private bank in Turkiye, where he oversaw the bank's overall external and stakeholder relations. During his earlier consulting career, Mr. Ersen led initiatives for the Digital Transformation Department at Accenture Turkey and spent ten years in New York with Goldman Sachs and Satori Consulting.

Sabit Tapan

“Having designed and implemented successful strategies for with global and multinational companies, Tahsin is uniquely positioned to help our clients integrate their vision, culture, systems, and leadership teams. His top-class strategic management consulting experience from NYC and hands-on strategic management experience in various industrial firms and financial institutions will help elevate our service offering to our current clients, while also appealing to prospective clients and we are delighted to welcome him to our team,” said Sabit Tapan, Partner and Country Manager for Turkiye at Pedersen & Partners.

Hasan Tahsin Ersen

“I’m excited to join Pedersen & Partners’ global multidisciplinary team and look forward to helping clients assess organisational opportunities and connecting them with top leadership talent to build and sustain vigorous growth. The firm's ability to help clients overcome unique challenges and capture opportunities through outstanding executive talent placement presents an invaluable context for me to put my previous experience to work,” added Tahsin Ersen, Principal at Pedersen & Partners.

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