Hayriye Karadeniz

Hayriye Karadeniz

CDO, Ford Otosan

Hayriye Karadeniz started her career as an IT System Analyst at Ford Otosan in 1994 while still a student of Computer Engineering Department. During her 26-year career at Ford Otosan, she became Assistant Manager of Information Technologies in 2005 and Business Project Manager in 2011 and after serving in various positions, she started to work as Information Technologies Director in 2012.

In 2016, she was appointed as the CDO (Chief Digital Officer), was responsible for the company's digital transformation and became "Turkey's first assigned CDO" . She continues her professional life in Ford Otosan as the CDO and Information Technologies Director.