Change In Principal Officer - Mr Gokhan Ogut

Back Feb 18, 2019
Date of change 01 May 2019
Age 48
Gender Male
Nationality Turkey
Type of change Appointment
Designation Chief Executive Officer


Major/Field of Study
Additional Information
Industrial Engineering 
Bogaziçi University, Istanbul Turkey

Business Administration
University of Illinois at Chicago

Working experience and occupation
Gokhan Ogut ("Gokhan") is presently the Chief Operating Officer ("COO") of Maxis Berhad (appointed on 1 Sept 2018). Prior to that, he was running his own consultancy firm, Erin Consultancy specializing in management and marketing consultancy. Gokhan was previously the CEO of Vodafone Turkey, a position he held up to October 2016. He worked as the Chief Marketing Officer for Vodafone Turkey between October 2009 and May 2011, and as Chief Consumer Business Unit Officer between October 2011 and October 2013. Gokhan joined Vodafone Turkey from Nutricia Medical Nutrition Company, where he was the General Manager between 2008 and 2009, after holding various local and global marketing directorate roles in Danone Turkey and Groupe Danone Headquarters in France from 2001 to 2008. Between 2000 and 2001, Gokhan was the Director of Marketing and Communications of iLab Holding, an internet venture capital company. Gokhan began his career in 1995 in Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati, USA where he held several brand management roles both in the USA and Turkey till 2001.
Directorships in public companies and listed issuers (if any)
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries
Performance Share Grant involving 443,600 Ordinary Shares of Maxis Berhad under the Long Term Incentive Plan  ("LTIP")  that are subject to the terms and conditions of the By-Laws governing the Maxis Berhad's LTIP, upon meeting the vesting conditions as set out in the LTIP letter of offer as COO, as previously announced on 3 Jan 2019: Dealings by Principal Officer.


Remarks :
Please also refer to the Press Release titled "Maxis Announces Appointment of New CEO Effective 1 May 2019" dated 18 Feb 2019.


Announcement Info

Stock Name MAXIS
Date Announced 18 Feb 2019
Category Change in Principal Officer
Reference Number C04-04022019-00001