During the Middle East Electricity exhibition in Dubai, UAE, Aksa Power Generation, a leading manufacturer of electric power generators in Turkey talks to GineersNow TV. Okan Kizilirmak, Export Manager of Aksa Group discussed their diesel and gas generator product range, latest genset technologies and fuel efficiencies.
About The Leader
June 2013 , Okan Kizilirmak was assigned as Export Manager in Head Quarter of AKSA to manage global sales operation – related organization including 10 Branch Offices ( Dubai, Russia , Algeria , U.K. , Kazakhstan ,South Africa, Ghana , Sudan , Holland and Iran ) except for Headquarter Export Department.
He has established the Aksa Power Generation USA LLC in Louisiana, USA at the beginning of 2012 with building related organization which will serve to USA and Canada. He managed all operations as the highest rank officer ( as General Manager ) with handling P/L and Investment responsibility until mid of 2013.
Between June 2009 – January 2012, he handled the Export Director position in Aksa Power Generation (China) Co. Ltd . in Jiangsu , CHINA and managed Asia Pacific and North&South America Sales Organization including 4 International Branch Offices as Vietnam, Singapore, Japan and the Philippines.
His professional career started in Aug. 2005 at Aksa Headquarters in Istanbul and managed European territory in Export Department after serving Sales Engineer in Marine Department for a year.
He had military service as an Officer Mechanical Engineer in National Defence Ministry, NATO Construction Department
After graduation from Yıldız Technical University, Istanbul / Mechanical Engineering Degree in 2003 , he had graduate studies in Texas A&M University, USA in 2004
About Aksa Power Generation
Aksa Power Generation Founded as an electrical motor factory by Ali Metin Kazancı in 1968, AKSA manufactured its first generator in 1984 and became an expert in machinery and hardware for electrical energy supply in a short amount of time. In 1994, Aksa community became corporate under the name Kazancı Holding and reorganized, achieving its current structure. Aksa has been the leader of generating sets market for a long period of time and is among Turkey’s largest 200 industrial companies and exporters.
Aksa Power Generation manufactures gasoline, diesel, natural gas and marine generating sets range between 1 kVA to 3000 kVA as well as lighting towers and generator hardware in the manufacturing facilities in Istanbul (Turkey 20.000 m² of indoor space ), Changzou (China 100.000 m² of indoor space) and Louisiana (U.S.A., 10.000 m² of indoor space); and has become a leader and pioneer within the sector.
Aksa Power Generation exports more than 50% of its products and is among the top five global firms of the sector with 13 offices located in Asia, Europe, Africa and America.
Being one of the first manufacturers of natural gas generator sets of the world, Aksa Generators withholds an undisputed supremacy with respect to synchronized sets. Aksa Generators increases its investments continuously in technology to remain the pioneer of change by the manufacturing of more soundproof, environment-friendly generators with lower fuel consumption.