Erol Bilecik was born in 1962 in Antakya. He completed his primary, secondary and high school education in his hometown. He graduated from Istanbul Technical University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering in 1987 as one of the first computer engineers in Turkey.
In 1989, Erol Bilecik founded İndeks Bilgisayar A.Ş. and became the CEO of the company. With a mission to be a technology product supply centre for computer companies throughout Turkey, İndeks Bilgisayar A.Ş. has been offering the products of more than 200 global brands to individual and business consumers in Turkey through more than 8,000 business partner channels.
Erol Bilecik served as the president of TÜBİSAD (Informatics Industry Association of Turkey), one of the oldest non-governmental institutions in Turkish computer industry between 2002 and 2005, and ITU Alumni Council and ITU Alumni Association between 2010 and 2014. He has completed his assignment as a President of TÜSİAD (Turkish Industry and Business Association) which he has carried on since Jan 12 2017, with the General Assembly dated 20.02.2019.
He has been a board member at Fenerbahçe Sports Club since June 5th 2018.
As of 4th September 2020 he has been appointed to a Vice President and continues his responsibilities at Fenerbahçe Sports Club.
The Grand National Assembly of Turkey honoured Erol Bilecik with the Meritorious Service Medal in 15 July 2010, for his support and contribution to the field of education.
Mr. Bilecik is married and has two children.
Vice Chairman of the Board of Despec AŞ
Born in 1965, Salih Baş graduated from Anadolu University Department of Business Administration. He has been working at Index Group since 1990. He first served as Deputy General Manager in Charge of Financial Affairs of İndeks Bilgisayar AŞ and was appointed as Deputy Chairman of Board of Directors and General Manager of Datagate AŞ in 2003. He currently serves as Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of İndeks Bilgisayar AŞ, Teklos AŞ, İnfin AŞ and Desbil AŞ, which are among the group companies, and as Member of Board of Directors of Despec AŞ, Neotech AŞ ve Neteks AŞ. Salih Baş is married and has 1 child and speaks English.
Index Grup Companies Board Member and CFO
Born in Giresun in 1965. He completed his primary, secondary and high school education in Bulancak and graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences in 1987. He began to work at the accounting department of Yücelen İnşaat A.Ş. in 1987 and soon was appointed as the Financial Affairs Manager of this company, which he continued until 2000. He began to work as the Financial Affairs Director at İndeks Bilgisayar AŞ in September 2000. In 2003, he was appointed Deputy General Manager in Charge of Financial Affairs of the company. He currently serves as Member of Board of Directors of İndeks Bilgisayar AŞ as well as the group companies Despec AŞ, Despec AŞ, Neteks AŞ and Teklos AŞ. He has been an Independent Accountant and Financial Advisor since 1985 and is a member of Istanbul SMMMO (Chamber of Independent Accountants and Financial Advisors of Istanbul). He has the title of Independent Auditor. He is married with two children.
General Manager of Despec AŞ
Born in Istanbul in 1974, Emrah Küçükgirgin graduated from Istanbul Technical University, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering in 2000. He started his career as an MRP Consultant at Dolunay Yazılım in 2004. Emrah Küçükgirgin joined Despec Bilgisayar in 2006, worked as product manager, retail sector manager, marketing, business development manager and deputy general manager, until he became the General Manager of Despec AŞ in 2016. He is married and has a boy and a girl. He is actively engaged in triathlon sports and regularly runs marathons.