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  • 10 Dec 2019

CGS strengthens its sales team

Özgür Yazar joins CGS as sales director for Europe

CGS has appointed Özgür Yazar as sales director for Europe to continue the company’s expansion of its market position and develop new markets.

‘We are very glad that Özgür is now part of our team,’ said Christoph Thommessen, managing director for sales worldwide. ‘He has long-time experience in our industry and will help to strengthen CGS’s position in an important and growing sector. Besides the general support of our partners, resellers and of course also customers in Europe, one of his key missions is to develop new markets for CGS.’

Yazar has over 20 years of experience in the printing industry. He joins CGS from Electronics for Imaging (EFI), where, for over a decade, he was in charge as sales development as a manager for eastern Europe. Prior to that, he also worked for Xerox Turkey. He holds a Master Degree in Materials and Metallurgical Engineering and is fluent in English, Turkish and German.

He will be reporting to Christoph Thommessen, managing director for sales worldwide.


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