Member of the Supervisory Board

He was born in 1974 in Kayseri.

He completed his primary, secondary and high school education in Kayseri. He is a graduate of Erciyes University Vocational School Marketing Department, Anadolu University Open Education Faculty Department of Economics and Selçuk University Institute of Social Sciences Department of Economics.

He worked at various levels in Somçelik Shelving Company owned by his esteemed father Mehmet Somtaş and worked as Purchasing, Sales and Finance Department Manager respectively.

In 2005, after the death of his father Mehmet Somtaş Bey from Kayseri Industrialists, he assumed the chairmanship of the Board of Directors of Somçelik Raf Sanayi ve Ticaret Limited Şirketi, which was transformed into a legal entity.

Levent Somtaş, acting with the belief that “profit is invested / converted into investment”, aims to continue to be a reliable and customer-oriented solution partner for its existing and potential customers and to provide quality and appropriate products and services to meet its requirements; In this regard, all kinds of people, technology and system investments are continuing. Within the framework of the Periodic Strategic Plans, a second production facility of the company, which manufactured sheet metal, wood and wire group products for Market, Construction Market, Store and Warehouse Heavy Load Systems, was built and the infrastructure and machinery of both facilities were renewed technologically. At the beginning of 2019, an investment of a new production facility was started. With the completion of the investment, new technology will be put into use in the production of existing products and there will be increases in the product range.

He was elected as a member of the OIZ Audit Committee at the 17th Ordinary General Assembly held on 1 March 2019.

He is married with three children and speaks English.