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Our Founders

Dear Stakeholders, 

In 1994, we established our first steel service center in Kdz. Ereğli, which was the land in which the iron and steel industry was born, in our country, by taking the experience of steel trade dating back to 1986 and in 1996 we continued to serve with Tatmetal brand. As one of the first practitioners of that period, we brought innovative machine technology to Turkey and Ereğli in order to provide world-class steel service.  

We worked non-stop with our goal of doing the best job we know best and providing superior products and services. In addition to providing steel service in the period from 2000s to today, we realized our integrated production investments by establishing our pickling, cold rolling, galvanizing and color coating facility with the aim of producing steel. While planning these investments with our equity, our belief and trust in the future of our country have been our greatest motivation. 

Being a responsible, solution-oriented, reliable business partner, our sincere approach and our enthusiasm for innovation have brought us the success of being one of the largest industrial organizations in Turkey. 

Today, we strengthen and develop our corporate structure with a management approach that adapts to changing conditions; we continue to work in the field of technology and digitization to cover our services, products and business processes. 

We carry out our activities with the understanding of sustainability in a way that minimizes the impact on the environment in the framework of respect for nature and human beings. It is our duty to invest in our country and our children, and we continue to grow and develop with this understanding.

We would like to thank all our employees and stakeholders who have been with us in creating this value and who have contributed to this process while working non-stop with the desire to see Tatçelik as an exemplary player in the sector. 

Akın Tatoğlu & Hayrettin Yavuz

Board of Directors

Hayrettin Yavuz
Hayrettin Yavuz
Chairman
Oktay Tatoğlu
Oktay Tatoğlu
Vice Chairman
Akın Tatoğlu
Akın Tatoğlu
Board Member
Hayri Yavuz
Hayri Yavuz
Board Member
Fadıl Demirel
Fadıl Demirel
Board Member

Senior Management

Remzi Örnek

Remzi Örnek

Born in 1960 in Istanbul, Remzi Örnek completed his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Istanbul Technical University in 1984 and then graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a master's degree in CAD/CAM Software Engineering.

He started his career in Polikim Kimya A.Ş. and Arçelik A.Ş. and continued as General Manager in important companies such as Galsan Plastik A.Ş., Assan-Hanil Otomotiv A.Ş. and Assan aluminium A.Ş. and as COO in Cam Merkezi ve Borsan A.Ş. companies. Remzi Örnek has been serving as the General Manager of Tatmetal since 01.01.2020.

Arın Demir

Arın Demir

Born in 1970 in Ankara, Arın Demir completed his bachelor's degree in Metallurgy and Materials Engineering at Middle East Technical University in 1995.

Arın Demir started his career as a quality engineer in 1998 and after working in various levels of sales and marketing at Assan Alüminyum, he became Deputy General Manager of Commercial Affairs at Assan Panel A.Ş. In 2018, Arın Demir continued his career as Sales Director at Kroman Çelik and as of September 2019, he is the Deputy General Manager of Commercial Affairs at Tatmetal.


Hakan Usta

Hakan Usta

Born in 1964 in Kastamonu, Hakan Usta received his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Middle East Technical University between 1982-1988.

Hakan Usta started his career as a Production Engineer in 1988, in 1992 he continued as a Project Engineer at Borçelik Çelik Sanayi Tic. A.Ş., and in 2016 he was appointed Deputy General Manager of Businesses at Kocaer Haddecilik. As of 2018, has been working as the Deputy General Manager of Operations at Tatmetal.

Hakan Usta managed the TPM project between 2005 and 2016 and led the team that received Kyoto TPM Awards in 2008 and 2012.


Gülsen Tozar

Gülsen Tozar

Born in 1978 in Istanbul, Gülsen Tozar completed her bachelor's degree in Economics from Istanbul University in 1998 and then completed her master's degree in Business Administration at FMV Işık University.

She started her career as a management trainee in Bankekspres (Burganbank), she continued as Finance Manager at Eczacıbaşı Vitra A.Ş, as Finance Manager at Teknosa İç ve Dış Ticaret A.Ş, Secretary General at FMV Işık University and Financial Affairs Coordinator at Tırsan Group. As of September 2019, Gülsen Tozar is the Chief Financial Officer at Tatmetal.

 

Company Profile

Tatmetal produces hot rolled pickled, cold rolled, galvanized and painted flat steel under Tatçelik brand as one of Turkey's leading flat steel producer.   Automotive, Durable Goods, Construction, Energy and Machinery-Equipment are the leading industries it serves.

With a capacity exceeding 1.5 million tons, Tatmetal produces in many different steel grades such as commercial, deep drawing, extra deep drawing steels, low alloy high strength HSLA steels, medium and high strength structural steels and enameling steel. In addition to its production, it performs cut to lenght, slitting, roll forming processes in the Steel Service Centers in line with the demands and needs of the user.

As a global player in the sector, it exports to more than 60 countries in 6 continents and it is ranked at 74th among the first 500 largest industrial companies in Turkey.

Tatmetal, which has the goal of producing value-added products based on its investments with its equity, uses innovative technologies.

Since its establishment, it aims to contribute to the development of the country, closely deals with its environment and carries out social responsibility projects. It creates new opportunities for education and culture and creates employment beside the people of the region.

With the principle of leaving a better world to future generations, it adopts the approach of environmentally conscious management and produces various projects within this framework.

Always aiming for the better with the responsibility and awareness given by its strong position in the sector, Tatmetal is always on the side of its business partners with its proactive relationship discipline, trouble-free supply management and more than 600 employees. 

  • Ranked 74th among Turkey's 500 largest companies.
  • Steel Production Complex with 177.00 m2 area
  • Production capacity exceeding 1.5 million tons

History

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Vision

Vision

To be an exemplary company with the difference it makes today and in the future.

Mission

Mission

Tatçelik;

Tatçelik creates value for all its stakeholders;

By offering products that make a difference with the understanding of permanent development,

As a preferred partner with a customer-oriented, proactive and solution-generating approach,

By always investing in the future with a passion for innovation,

By writing success stories with competent manpower,

By adopting a sustainable approach and social responsibility activities and a business approach that is sensitive to the community.

Values

Values

Tatçelik is;

Reliable

Reliable stakeholder by fulfilling its promise to business partners.

Customer Oriented

Always produces solutions for different demands and needs.

Innovative

Produces by constantly renewing its technology.

Qualified

Builds strong ties with its stakeholders through its quality business understanding.

Responsible

Aims to fulfill its responsibility to its stakeholders, to the community and to the environment.

Tatçelik continues to grow and develop by adhering to its values.