Ceren Donmez is a Principal at Pedersen & Partners. Ms. Donmez is a multi-industry business development, marketing, sales, and project management professional, who is responsible for establishing and maintaining cross-border relationships with international clients. Ms. Donmez lived and worked in Seoul, South Korea for five years, where she served as Sales Manager & Team Leader for a leading global automotive accessories firm and was involved in corporate development and project management activities with the firm’s long-term strategic goals in mind. Prior to that, she served as International Advisor for Sungkyunkwan University and as an Operations Manager for a South Korean start-up. Earlier in her career, Ms. Donmez worked at the Pedersen & Partners Istanbul office as a Consultant and Business Development Associate, where she gained skills in local and international business development and search execution skills across a wide range of industries.
Ms. Donmez holds an MBA from the Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea, a B.Sc in Industrial Engineering from the Istanbul Technical University, and a Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate from Project Management Institute. Apart from her native Turkish, Ms. Donmez speaks fluent English and conversational Korean.