Turkish lawyer Sinem Ugur has joined Metro AG in Dusseldorf as the company's Head of Competition & Compliance.
Prior to her move, Ugur was a Counsel with ELIG Gurkaynak Attorneys-at-Law. She first joined the firm in 2016 as a Senior Associate and was promoted to Counsel in January 2022. She worked for the same firm between 2012 and 2013 as an Attorney-at-Law with her having served as a Legal Consultant with Actecon between her two tenures.
"I am happy and excited about my new role at Metro AG as the Head of Competition and Compliance," commented Ugur. "This is a great opportunity to tackle new challenges and enjoy new experiences from the aspect of an in-house counsel while having the comfort of being surrounded with sophisticated team members. It is a pleasure to add value to a company with a highly professional corporate culture and contribute to its efforts in preserving legal compliance at a worldwide level."