Mr. Cakir, based in Istanbul, Turkey, is a Managing Director of NMS Capital Group where he oversees the Operations Group activities for the EMEA region. In addition, he is Managing Director, Senior Partner and Head of EMEA Region at NMS Consulting. Mr. Cakir has a demonstrated history in Negotiations, Business Planning, Business Development and as a Finance Director for gases & energy, pharmaceuticals, retail, FMCG, and automotive industries. Mr. Cakir has worked for major Fortune 500 companies such as Procter & Gamble, Roche Pharma Group, John Deere, and Linde Gas. He has twenty-eight years of experience in Operational Finance, Accounting and in General Management, with international business experience including in the USA, Europe, Middle East and Turkey. Mr. Cakir holds a Bachelors degree in Finance and Economics from the University of North Carolina.