Emirates Turkey, Romania, Bulgaria Area Manager Bahar Ahmet Birinci: “We are pleased to have someone like Katya Ertuyun who has a vast experience in aviation in our team and I believe that Emirates Turkey operations will become stronger with her on our side.”


Katya Ertuyun has been working in aviation industry for the 18 years in different management levels. She started her aviation carrier in Swissair’s airport office’s passenger service and started working as a sales rep in the same airline.


In 1998 Ertuyun began working as the sales rep in KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and she worked as the marketing coordinator in the same airlines in 1999. In 2001 Ertuyun was appointed as the marketing manager of Turkey, Georgia and Malta and she worked in this position successfully from 2001 till 2007.


In 2007 after the merger of KLM and Air France, she became Marketing Manager of Turkey and Bulgaria the new company from 2007 till 2009. Katya Ertuyun is now the Sales and Marketing Manager of Dubai based Emirates Airline.


She is married and has 2 children. She speaks French and English and is interested in decoration and interior architecture.