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"Yılmaz" means "dauntless". "Argüden" means "honourable" and is pronounced as
"argue then", as in the phrase "if you don't agree,
argue then."
Personal Profile
Dr. Argüden improves quality to life. The breadth and depth of his experience in a multitude of roles are noteworthy. He might have been the...
Private Sector
As the Chairman of ARGE, one of Turkiye’s leading management consulting firms, Dr. Argüden provides advisory services for numerous Turkish and international companies. He has...
Public Sector
At his Government’s invitation, Dr. Argüden returned to Turkiye in 1988 to lead the Privatization Program until 1990. It was during his tenure that the...
Dr. Argüden is selected as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the WEF.
Civil Society
Dr. Argüden is an enterprising force in civil society. As the Chairman of the KalDer (Turkish Quality Association), he initiated new standards of quality in private...
Academic Life
Served as an adjunct Prof. of Strategy in numerous universities.
Played for teams that won National Championships.
Recipient of numerous leadership, distinguished citizenship, and career awards
Published more than 700 articles in prestigious publications such as HBR, Insead Knowledge, International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, Journal of Policy Analysis, as well...
Published more than 20 books, some translated into many languages.
A key note speaker, particularly on governance matters, in numerous countries.
Dedicated to sharing his wisdom based on broad experience in multitude of organizations.