He is member of the German Industrial Practice and joined the Korn Ferry Group in 2012. Armagan is a senior advisor with more than 16 years of experience in Search Business and HR Advisory with a focus on German and European industrial clients, particularly within the diversified manufacturing, machinery and engineering, automotive, defense and aerospace as well as energy sectors.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry Executive Search, Armagan has built up successfully the German Industrial Markets Practice of the firm's mid management and specialist search division ""Korn Ferry Germany"".
He joined the Search Business as Consultant and Legal Advisor with a German HR Strategy Consulting and Search Boutique and subsequently went as Senior Advisor and Counsel with an HR Consulting portfolio company of a leading German Private Equity firm, where he built up the Market Intelligence Division and served family-owned companies as well as large multinational corporations within the industrial space.
For nearly a decade till 2012, Armagan was a Principal Advisor and showed proven track record in establishing the Mid-Management Search at Boyden Global Executive Search Group in Germany. In addition, his portfolio covered industrial clients and mandates within the German-Eastern European/CIS and European-Middle Eastern business world.
Armagan is a native speaker of German and Turkish, he is fluent in English and has basic knowledge of Russian. He is a business lawyer with German and international degrees, additionally he studied the science of history and ethnology in Germany.