Managing Director, Fixing Point
Taner joined Fixing Point in 2020 with the key objective of helping the company transform into a distribution leader for the roofing and cladding industry. Since embarking on this transformative journey, Taner has brought about significant changes in both culture and profitability. Recognising the need for innovation and adaptability in an ever-evolving market, he has championed a cultural shift that encourages collaboration with key players in the industry, creativity, and a growth mindset among employees. Through regular communication and transparent leadership, Taner ensures that every team member understands the company’s vision and their crucial role in achieving it.
Taner has lived and worked in multicultural environments in different parts of the world including Turkey, Germany, China, USA and UK. He has an MBA from Manchester as well as executive education at IMD, Kelley and Harvard Business Schools.
Taner worked in GM/VP roles at various multinational building material companies including Rockwool and St Gobain. During his early career, Taner led a distribution start-up from scratch to €25m turnover, completed a €40m green-field manufacturing investment and €100m corporate transformation project.