After completing his high school education at the German High School, he graduated from Boğazici Universitywith a B.S. degree in Electronics Engineering in 1989.
Mr. Yegen started his professional career in 1991 at Digital Equipment. Between the years 1994 and 1998, he worked as the Marketing and Sales Manager at Hewlett Packard.In 1998, he was transferred to Microsoft Turkey where he worked for seven years as the Deputy General Manager. From 2005 to 2007, Mr. Yegen served as the General Manager of Apple Turkey.
From 2007 to 2011, he held several positions at largest mobile operator of Turkey including CEO of Turkcell Ukraine and Germany and Board Member of Turkcell Belarus. Mr. Yegen joined IBM in 2011 as the Country General Manager for IBM Global Business Services followed by his position in 2013 as VP for Mobile Business in Samsung Electronics.
In 2018, he has joined UiPathand worked as the Vice President of Europe in charge of more than 120 countries.
As of March 2023, he keeps the position worldwide CEO in Appcircle which automates end-to-end mobile application creation.
- In 2008, he was selected as the most successful CEO in Europe by Stevie Awards
- In 2019, he received an award from the Presidents office of Ukrainefor solving the street children problem in Ukraine (Video below)
- In 2021 Mr. Yegen’s book “Shine your career and business with 40 tools” was selected as the Best Human Resources and Career Book of The Year
- In 2022, he is named among the Top 10 Influential Businesspersons to Watch In the Middle East in 2023 by Entrepreneur Magazine (click here)