Yüklenme Tarihi: 13 Ekim 2011 - 20:24
R. Müge Yüzüak: Intercultural Learning and The Journey of Making of a Global Citizen
About this talk
R. Müge Yüzüak is an international business executive. She walks us through Dr. Milton Bennett's framework of six development stages in intercultural sensitivity and shares her stories about reaching that state. Müge invites us to think about the importance of intercultural sensitivity to reach peace in our connected world.
This talk was recorded by Ayhan Vostina.
About R. Müge Yüzüak
R. Müge Yüzüak has extensive corporate experience, which spans over 3 continents across the globe with Citigroup and Pepsi Cola International. Muge held many senior roles at Citi. Her last 5 years were completely devoted to generating game changing strategies across the globe working with 42 different countries and in three different businesses in leadership roles.
Müge has won leadership awards and appreciation of her colleagues for her business acumen and willingness to partner. This approach has enabled her to lead revenue generating strategies to achieve outcomes that completely changed the way businesses behaved. Specifically, in her last role as part of Growth Ventures Leadership group she led the transit vertical to expand and commercialize emerging Citi Transit ventures internationally and in North America.
Muge joined Citi in Turkey in 1995 at the start-up of the consumer business before moving to the EMEA regional office in Brussels, Belgium as the regional marketing manager for the credit cards business in 1998, , where she was a team leader to create a platform for successful growth and launches across 14 countries, 3 of which she led. In 2000, Muge transferred to US Cards business where she held various positions including new product management and restructuring of the online acquisitions with a vision for a growth rate of 5MM cards per annum. As a result of her successes across all start-up, game changing roles she was offered to lead the International Cards Growth Strategy in August 2005. In 2007, Muge became the Chief of Staff of International Global Consumer Group where she worked closely with the senior team to guide critical projects, leverage knowledge across businesses and facilitated the effectiveness of the delivery of the strategic priorities. Before joining Citigroup, Muge has held various positions at Pepsi Cola International starting in 1991 both in Turkey and Eastern Europe where she was a brand manager.
She is a Board trustee of the American Field Service.