Portrait of Basak Onkal

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Basak Onkal

SuMO Student



I come from (city/country)

Hamburg / Germany

I speak

English and Turkish

KLU Class of


Work experience (positions/fields of industries/companies)

Construction Industry

• Environmental Engineer

• Technical Office Engineer / Manager

• HSE Engineer

• Corporate HSE Manager

Logistics Industry

• National QSHE Manager

• Global HSE Manager

Education, Hobbies & Interests

Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara

• B.S. in Environmental Engineering

• M.S. in Environmental Engineering

Okan University, Istanbul

• M.S. in OH & S Expert Masters Program

Kühne Logistics University

• Sustainable Management and Operations


Outdoor sports, Tennis, Pottery and Sustainability

About me

I am an Environmental Engineer and worked mainly in Construction and Logistics Industry and having sustainability both in life and work for many years.

It all started by being concerned about environment even at my childhood than turned to be a profession and than with health and safety career, I understood there are too many aspects of sustainability.

I want to be a advocate fof the actions to protect Earth, our resources and to create a sustainable future for the next generations.

This program has broaden my view and knowledge about sustainability. Now I had the chance of going deeper in this broad area with the experts.

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