Oğuz Sönmez – COO of Sönmez Trafo
Oğuz Sönmez was the youngest graduate among EMBA Alumni Members in 2015 – 2016 at the Boğaziçi University. He studied at the Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electrical Engineering Department. He is currently employed at the Sönmez Trafo, where he first worked as the Sales manager from 2010 to 2016 and has been the Chief Operational Director since 2016.
Throughout the years, he has gathered his experience as a technical student and via sales internship, as well as while working in a substation of a steel factory. In addition, he has been actively participating in various projects for almost a decade now.
Sönmez Trafo is a family-operated business for special transformers, run by two brothers, Olus Sönmez – MD, and Oğuz Sönmez – COO, our interviewee. This interview was held live within Transformers Academy on 29 April 2022, with special-type transformers and technologies used to manufacture them as the main topic.