He completed his graduate degree at Business Management Department, Political Sciences School in Ankara University and completed his Master’s Degree at University of Illinois. He started his professional career as a Tax Inspector at the Ministry of Finance in 1988. Then, between 1997 and 1998, he was a parttime lecturer at Bilkent University and also worked as the Vice-president at Financial Crimes Investigation Committee in the Ministry of Finance. He joined Koç Holding as the Financial Group Coordinator in 1998, and he was promoted as Koçtaş CEO between 2002-2007, Migros CEO between 2007-2008, Arçelik CEO between 2008-2015 and CEO at Koç Holding for Durable Consumer Goods Group between 2010-2015. Having been appointed as the Deputy CEO to Koç Holding A.Ş. in February 2015, Mr. Çakıroğlu has been Koç Holding CEO since April 2015. He has been a member of Board of Directors at Koç Holding since 2016. Mr. Levent Çakıroğlu, who was a non-executive board member is not an independent member pursuant to the Corporate Governance Principles of the CMB. The positions he has undertaken for the last ten years are listed above and currently he is taking office in the boards of directors of some Koç Group companies.