Aysegul Aydin

Managing Partner

Office Location: Istanbul

Phone: +90 212 3506300

Aysegul Aydin is the Managing Partner of Heidrick & Struggles Turkey since 2002, focusing on both Executive Search and Leadership Consulting projects. She is a member of several global industry practice-expertise groups within Heidrick & Struggles such as Industrial, Financial Services, Private Equity, Life Sciences, and Consumer/Retail. She works on key roles such as Chief Executive Officers and Board of Directors, serving all key functions such as Marketing, Sales, Strategy, Legal, Compliance, Regulatory and Government Affairs, CHROs, and CFOs.

Under the Leadership Consulting arm, Aydin delivers projects on leadership assessment, Accelerating Peroformance (Top Team Effectiveness), succession planning, talent management, and board work. She is a licensed Executive Leadership Assessor since 1997 and has been selected among the global top 200 Executive Search Consultants by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) in 1998.

Prior to her executive search practice, Aydin gathered 15 years of experience in the multinational arena working for Procter & Gamble (P&G) and British American Tobacco (BAT), mainly in Commercial Managerial roles, having served in Turkey and aborad. She has commenced her early career in Sales & Marketing and continued in various international and local posts.


Aydin holds a Business Administration degree from the Middle East Technical University and a Master’s degree in Marketing & Advertising from the Michigan State University.

She is a Member of TUSIAD (Turkish Businessmen Association) and a Board Member in AMCHAM Turkey.