Trend heavyweight Burak Çakmak has been appointed because the CEO of Saudi Arabia’s Trend Fee to develop the rising trend sector within the nation and assist native expertise underneath the umbrella of the Kingdom’s Ministry of Tradition.
The fee, which is without doubt one of the 11 cultural our bodies established by the ministry to protect wealthy Saudi heritage, made the announcement through its official social media account on Monday.
Çakmak, a distinguished and skilled member of the style world from Turkey, will oversee the fee which goals to enhance and develop the style trade in Saudi Arabia, and he can be organizing and managing related occasions within the historic peninsula nation. He can be creating plans and applications to encourage monetary assist and funding within the trend trade in Saudi Arabia whereas coping with enhancements to training, skilled applications and trade rules and supporting native professionals and entrepreneurs.
Çakmak, who’s a 1997 graduate of the Center East Technical College (ODTU), obtained additional training in San Francisco State College and France’s Centre d’Enseignement et de Recherche Appliques au Administration (College of Data Financial system and Administration), or CERAM, Sophia Antipolis, one of many prime French enterprise colleges.
Çakmak has greater than 20 years of expertise within the enterprise world and has served as an skilled and enterprise strategist at main trend companies whereas being one of many founding companions of the Digital Trend Group and THEAN/co, a strategic model consultancy. He has additionally served as a marketing consultant on sustainability within the United Nations Convention on Commerce and Improvement (UNCTAD).
Earlier than accepting the publish on the Trend Fee, Çakmak was the dean of the Trend division of New York’s Parsons College of Design.