Pınar Ates is the Partner of Amrop Turkey since 2011. Having a longstanding experience in the pharmaceutical industry, she conducts senior level searches for a broad spectrum of international and prestigious local Turkish Holding companies as well as large managed care organizations. As Executive Search Consultant and Headhunter she also works with the boards of large organizations to recruit and assess Managing Directors and functional heads for both line and staff positions. Her consulting focus also covers strategy consulting highlighting for the Family Owned Businesses both related to Industrial and Services sectors.
Prior to joining Amrop, she worked for an International Pharmaceutical company for 13 years and was the Medical and Marketing Director in Turkey of the company for the last 5 years.
She has 20 years of experience in life sciences arena in international and local pharmaceutical companies. She has worked in Houston Texas in “Heart Transplant Unit”. She also served as a medical advisor for Futures Group in collaboration with Family Health and Planning Foundation of Turkey (TAPV).
Previously she has been trained in coaching and mentoring in France during her commercial practice and has coached tens of young professionals with their career and self-development. She is a member of PWN Turkey (European Professional Women's Network) and is a volunteer Mentor of the organization.
She is an active Member of Amrop Life Sciences Practice Group Global Core Group and is responsible for the Marketing activities of the Group. She has also attended leadership trainings at IMD University within Amrop.
Pınar Ateş, is graduated from the Hacettepe University School of Medicine and holds a Medical Doctor degree.