Hakan Erden began his career in 1993 as a Sales Representative for a leading firm in its sector, and continued as Corporate Sales Manager in leading firms. During his career, he has worked in different levels of responsibility in the fields of Business Development, Production Management and Brand Management, and has made significant contributions to world-leading firms as Project Officer.
In 2002, he moved to the Telecommunications sector as an entrepreneur. While successfully carrying out his duties in Business Development, Production Management and Brand Management for leading firms in the sector, together with his teammates, he put his name to many “firsts” in the sector.
Since 2008, Hakan Erden has been involved in the Training and Consultancy sector; in line with the needs of organisations and individuals, he develops Training and Consultancy projects and directs marketing and sales processes. Hakan Erden also provides human resources consultancy in the fields of consultant, manager and employee selection in different sectors. He is also involved in the 7th Science team, as training consultant in business simulations, experiential learning and VAK-based training projects. Besides his own work, he provides support to the 7th Science team both in marketing and as an instructor.
Hakan Erden graduated from Beşiktaş Atatürk Anatolian High School and later from the English Economics Department at Istanbul University. He went on to do his master’s at Istanbul University’s International Business Administration Department. He is still a student at a second university, in Anadolu University’s Sociology Department. Hakan Erden is married with a daughter who is a ballet dancer working in the international arena, and a son who is a student in the Graphics Department of the Fine Arts Faculty.