Aysegul Aydin

Managing Partner

Office Location: Istanbul

Phone: +90 212 3506300

Aysegul Aydin is managing partner of Heidrick & Struggles Turkey since 2002 and a member of the global Industrial, Financial Services, Private Equity, Life Sciences, Consumer and Retail practices. She works on both executive search and leadership consulting projects focusing on key roles such as chief executive officer, CHRO, CFO, and board director, serving key functions including marketing, sales, strategy, legal, compliance, regulatory and government affairs.

Her leadership consulting projects focus on leadership assessment, accelerating performance (top team effectiveness), succession planning, talent management, and board work. She is a licensed executive leadership assessor and was named one of the top global 200 Executive Search Consultants by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) in 1998.

Prior to her executive search practice, Aydin spent 15 years in the multinational arena working with Procter & Gamble (P&G) and British American Tobacco (BAT), primarily in commercial managerial roles, serving both in Turkey and abroad. She began her 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.