Burc Cankat

Vice President and General Manager, Colgate, Palmolive

Burç Cankat is Vice President and General Manager to Colgate-Palmolive’s North Africa, Middle East and Turkey along with the French Overseas Territories which all constitutes the NAMET Hub.

Burç has been with Colgate for 27 years where he started his career with the Istanbul office in Turkey as Information Systems Manager. He has since progressed through several roles around the world including Russia, Paris and Hong Kong.

Burç holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Middle East Technical University and an MS degree in Industrial Engineering from Bilkent University, both in Ankara, Turkey.