Vice-President / Production Systems and Operational Development
Born in Balıkesir in 1962, Tarık Özçelik earned his undergraduate and master's degrees in industrial engineering from Boğaziçi University, where he worked as a research associate in the department of computer engineering. Özçelik joined Çanakkale Seramik in 1988 as a programmer at the IT Department and then worked in the Production Planning Department. Özçelik was the General Manager of Kale Marketing until 2001 after which he was appointed President of the Ceramics Group until 2013. Since 2013, Özçelik has been serving as Vice President at Kale Group.
Özçelik speaks fluent English and is married with one child.