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Ozan Gursel

Executive Managing Director

As an Executive Managing Director based in Dallas, Ozan Gursel is responsible for client development, market strategy and office leadership in the Southwest region.

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Background

Ozan has over 25 years of general management expertise, spanning sales, operations, turnaround management, process optimization and technology enablement, encompassing both domestic and international businesses.

Ozan is passionate about business building, increasing efficiency, creating scalability and driving performance. Over his career, he has driven high value strategic and operational gains for firms in the consumer goods and services, distribution, energy, manufacturing and high tech & telecom sectors. His functional experience includes corporate and business unit strategy, organization and operating model design, digital transformation, supply chain, outsourcing and merger integration.

Ozan is a native of Georgia and has been in the Texas market for much of his professional career. He is a member of the Dallas Committee on Foreign Relations, serves on the Dean’s Advisory Council at the University of Texas at Dallas School of Management and enjoys working with local area startups.He has held leadership roles at Export Now Digital Solutions, an international online digital services firm, within McKinsey & Company’s Digital Practice and at Accenture. Ozan lives in Dallas with his wife and two children.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Economics, Rice University
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago Booth School of Business