Aykud Alp Berk, PhD

Board Member

Ankara Office



After managing the growth, global positioning and structuring process of ODS Consulting Group with strategic business units as General Manager between December 2018 and February 2020, he continues to serve in the ODS Consulting Group Advisory Board. He is also a member of DEIK Austria Business Council representing the ODS Consulting Group

Since 2018, he has been a founder of ALPGRADE Consulting, to technology & family companies, family-partnership-company structuring helps them get fast and effective results in their strategy and leadership development needs.

After serving as a business manager in the undertaking and producting sectors at home and abroad, he worked as a senior manager in leading companies of the defense-aviation-electronics-informatics-generator-electromechanical industry between 1991-2017. Experiences in this period; establishing boards of directors, affiliate and asset management, financial management, structuring, organizational development, establishing companies and partnerships, mergers, public offering, investment evaluation, strategy, business / cooperation development, ecosystem management, through international accreditations. Having international experience and certification in Board development, Aykud Alp Berk is a Europe & USA accredited Senior Executive Coach. He served as a member of the board of directors of companies such as Aselsan, Havelsan, İşbir, TTS etc.

Aykud Alp Berk is married and has two children. He speaks English and German.


Areas of expertise:

Management Structure in Growth and Transformation Processes, Organizational Change and Development, Generation Transitions, Consultancy, Senior Executive Coaching, Collaborations

Education and Qualifications:

METU - Mechanical Engineer
Gazi University - Economics (Master's Degree)
National Defense University - Business Administration (Doctorate)