Kerim Alain Bertrand

Kerim Alain Bertrand

CEO Reidin

Kerim is a seasoned, innovative and results-driven senior management professional with a long track record of success in delivering high growth in the services industry. Prior to joining Reidin, a key technology investment of Dogus Holding, Kerim worked for one year as the Chief Operating Officer of another Dogus Holding’s technology company, The Related Digital Marketing Group. During his tenure, he has primarely focused on restructuring the group for increased governance. Between 2012 and 2015, Kerim worked for three years as the General Manager for Turkey of one of the largest Trade Show organisers in the world, UBM Plc, a FTSE-250 company, running the business from inception to profitability. Earlier, Kerim worked for almost fourteen years for ISI Emerging Markets, a subsidiary of Euromoney Plc, another constituent of the FTSE-250 index. He has occupied several positions within the company including the position of Director of Sales for North America between 2000 and 2006 in the company’s New York headquarters, Country Manager of the company’s Turkish subsidiary and the Regional Director for Middle East and Africa between 2010 and 2011. Kerim has over twenty years of experience with Emerging Markets as he began his career as a Country Risk Analyst at Banque Indosuez in Paris in 1995. Fluent in four languages, Kerim holds a Master’s degree in International Economics from the University Pantheon-Assas, Paris-France. A certified sailor and a private pilot, Kerim is also currently a Board member of the Propeller Club – Port of Istanbul. Happy father of Dilan, Kerim is married since 2002.