Nuri Berk Coker
He studied Media & Communication Systems at Istanbul Bilgi University, later then he finalized his graduate studies on Political Science and International Relations. Nuri Berk Çoker speaks English, French, Spanish and Danish. His undergraduate dissertation has focused upon "Soccer Hooliganism and Media" and graduate thesis subject was on "Israeli Foreign Policy & Structuration Theory". He has participated many programs including International Leadership Academy in Cologne and ÉcoleSupérieure de Journalisme in Lille.
Professional Basketball Player until his late 20s, he travelled up to 60 countries. Between the age 20-30 he’s lived in 4 different countries including France, Spain, England & Denmark for more than 7 years. He worked as a columnist and page editor in various newspapers including Haber and Cumhuriyet Newspapers. He also has 4 years of NGO, 4 years of private sector experience. He has recently published a book named “Science Fiction Cinema: 1900-1970”
After Graduating from İstanbul Technical University, majored in Management Engineering, moved to US. Earned a MSc. degree in Computer Science from University of Lowell, Massachusetts; followed by MBA from University of North Florida. Worked on a PhD program in Logistics in cooperation of Bosphorous University and Ohio State University.
Worked in Nielsen between 1996-2001; left the company to become one of the founding members of Retailing Institute (A Company of KMG Research) specializing in Retail & Shopper Research. Recently worked as CEO of Ipsos Market Measurement, newly formed global unit headquartered in İstanbul, Turkey.
Joined to INGEV as a management advisor by April 2016.
She has published articles in ınternational Logistics magazines; cited over 100 times in many logistics and finance books and articles. Gives speeches in the areas of Category Management, Shopper Research, Retail Management and Consumer Behavior.
After studying sociology at Hacettepe University in Ankara, she worked at various publishing houses such as Can and IlhanIlhan. Following to this experience she also took office at Peva Araştırma (1984) and AnaBrittanica (1986-1990). In 1992, she’s become the board member and played an important role in the establishment of CATI Section within the scope of Zet-Zet Nielsen. Between the years 2002-2006 she has worked as General Manager of Information & Communication Center at KMG Marketing Services Group. In 2007-08 she’s performed as Loyalty Coordinator at KMG Research, since 2008 until that day, Mrs. Çakır pursues her career at IPSOS Research Company.