Mr. Cem Melikoglu was born in Istanbul in 1964. After Private Istanbul German College he graduated from Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Faculty of Istanbul Technical University in 1988.
He has held several management roles in international energy sector such as; Europe, Africa and Middle East HSSE Coordinator position for ExxonMobil more than 21 years, Head of HSSE and Sustainability for OMV Petrol Ofisi, HSSE Director for TANAP (Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline) Project. Mr Cem Melikoglu is Chairman of Turk Loydu since April 2015.
Mr Cem Melikoğlu is fluent in German and English languages in addition to Turkish language and he is father of two boys.