Tansu Yegen, who graduated from the German High School in 1985, completed his undergraduate studies in Electronic Engineering at Boğaziçi University in 1989. He subsequently pursued a master's degree in Business Administration at Marmara University, demonstrating a high level of proficiency in both English and German.
Tansu Yegen embarked on his professional career at Digital Equipment in 1991 and continued his trajectory as the Sales and Marketing Manager at Hewlett Packard Turkey in 1994. Yegen played a pivotal role in establishing HP Turkey as the frontrunner in the PC, laptop, and server computer market.
In 1998, Tansu Yegen joined Microsoft Turkey as the Marketing Manager and steadily advanced to the position of Deputy General Manager in 1999. During his tenure at Microsoft Turkey spanning seven years, the "2000 Project," which he spearheaded with his team, was recognized as the "best practice" among Microsoft's global portfolio of 245 projects, with a specific focus on SMEs.
Subsequently, Yegen held esteemed executive positions at Apple, Turkcell Ukraine, Turkcell Europe, and IBM. In 2013, he assumed the role of Vice President at Samsung Turkey.From 2018 to 2023, Tansu Yegen served as the Vice President of Europe, overseeing operations in 120 countries at UiPath, a distinguished company specializing in artificial intelligence and robotic process automation.
As of 2023, Tansu Yegen continues his professional journey as the CEO and Co-Founder responsible for global operations at Appcircle, an organization that manages end-to-end mobile application development processes.
In 2008, he was honored with the CEO of the Year award in Europe by the Stevie Awards.
In 2019, he received recognition from the Office of the President of Ukraine for his contributions to solving the issue of street children in the country.
Furthermore, his book titled "Polish Your Career and Personality with 40 Methods," published in 2021, was distinguished as the Best Human Resources and Career Book of the year.
Towards the end of 2022, Enterpreneur Magazine included him among the "Top 10 Most Influential Individuals to Watch in the Middle East in 2023.