Ahmet Bozer, Non-Executive Director, Coca-Cola HBC

Mr Ahmet Bozer retired from the position as Executive Vice President of The Coca‑Cola Company in March 2016.
Mr Bozer started his professional career in 1985 at Coopers & Lybrand, CPA, based in Atlanta, serving in a variety of audit, consultancy and management roles and moved to The Coca‑Cola Company in 1990 as Financial Controls Manager.
Four years later, he assumed a leadership role at Coca‑Cola Bottlers of Turkey (now Coca‑Cola Icecek), becoming its Managing Director in 1998. He returned to The Coca‑Cola Company in 2000 as Division President, Eurasia, and quickly progressed to the role of Division President, Eurasia and the Middle East.
In 2007, Ahmet Bozer became Group President, Eurasia, assuming additional responsibility for the India and South West Asia Division, and was soon named Group President and COO, Eurasia and Africa Group. As President of Coca‑Cola International, he had operating responsibility for 200+ countries and territories.
Ahmet Bozer chairs several business councils in various countries, serves as a Board member for the Coca‑Cola Foundation, and the The Coca‑Cola Turkey Life Plus Foundation, is on the Board of Advisors for Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University, and is a former member of the The Turkish Educational Volunteers Foundation.
Mr Bozer earned a bachelor degree in management from the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, and a master degree in Business Information Systems from Georgia State University.