Bülent Şen was appointed DE-CIX regional director of Turkey in 2016.
In this role, Şen is responsible for developing DE-CIX Istanbul. DE-CIX’s Internet exchange in Istanbul delivers carrier and data-center neutral Internet exchange services for Internet service providers from Turkey, the Caucasus region, Persia and the Middle East.
Şen brings over 20 years of sales, marketing and management experience in the ICT and telecommunications industry to the position. His results-focused approach has proven effective in growing companies and establishing meaningful relationships with customers in various global regions, notably Europe and the Middle East.
Prior to joining DE-CIX, Şen provided strategic consulting, including business and sales strategy development to his position as a business development consultant for Gulf Bridge International (GBI). He also served as the regional sales director for Turkey, Caspian and MENA for Türk Telekom International.