Fatih Yücelik was elected as the Chairman of the Board of TürkÇimento, which is the umbrella institution for the cement sector, as of 26 April 2021. Fatih Yücelik was unanimously elected by the Board of Directors for the position of Chairman of the Board, which was previously held by Dr Tamer Saka. On assuming the position, Fatih Yücelik extended his thanks to Tamer Saka, for his services to the sector.
Having graduated from the department of political science and international relations, Fatih Yücelik started his career in Istanbul as an executive candidate. He continued to work as a senior executive in the construction sector. He still serves as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Executive Board of Erçimsan Holding, which is one of the leading organizations of the Turkish Cement Sector with the Aşkale Cement, Sançim and Kavçim brands within its body.
In addition to his professional experience, Fatih Yücelik, who actively takes part in non-governmental organizations, also holds the positions of Eastern Anatolian Honorary Consul to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cement Industry Employers’ Union (ÇEİS) and Board Member of the Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEİK). He is married and father of two children.