M. Ayhan Dayoğlu
CEO, AUTO KING
After graduating from Haydarpaşa Technical High School, Ayhan Dayoglu, graduated from the Machine Engineer Department of Yıldız
Technical University in 1988, and following this he received his Masters Degree from YTU and then his Executive MBA at from SU (Sabancı
Ayhan started working as the aftersales services manager for Boronkay A.Ş., responsible for the products Daf Bus and Thermo King, a position
in which he remained for 6 years. After that, he started working as the bus group aftersales services manager for Temsa A.Ş. After working in
the Temsa organization as a manager in areas as different as all products group and spare parts and services, he became the director for Sales,
Marketing and aftersales Services for Turkey, and moved with his family to Adana. After two years he was transferred to the company's bus
factory in Egypt as a general manager, and until 30 September 2011, he lived in Cairo.
After a long and educational period with Temsa, Ayhan was due to his experience with managing automotive and networks, transferred to
AkInsurance, another organization part of Sabancı holding, as the General Assistant Manager responsible for damage and operations. In
AkInsurance, Ayhan's main duty was to manage the relations between the service providers (persons as well as institutions) of services, spare
parts, assistance, hospital, etc. with a team of more than 200 members of staff, and to manage a budget of more than one billion Turkish liras,
in order to support the growth and profitability of the company. In August 2016, Ayhan left AkInsurance and founded Arkeon Consulting Ltd.
to assist companies to formulate business plans& strategies, to implement requested organizational restructuring, to improve networking
possibilities and to execute turn key projects.
Arkeon became member of board in Auto King in January 2017 and then Ayhan has been CEO of the company since that time. Ayhan Dayoğlu
is married and has a daughter.