Serkan Kaptan is to replace the long serving Sani Şener as the CEO of global airport operator, TAV Airports, on May 1.
Şener, one of the founding partners of the company back in 1997, is stepping down from the position to take up the role of deputy chairman of the board.
Kaptan has served as deputy CEO since 2016, a role that involved managing the business development, strategy and marketing activities of TAV Airports.
In other moves, Franck Mereyde has been appointed to the executive board and Burcu Geriş has been appointed deputy CEO in addition to her responsibilities as chief financial officer.
Şener said: “During the last 25 years, we managed to create a globally acclaimed brand in airport operations.