The executive is leaving his role as head of the international distributor after 15 years to pursue new challenges.

Kanal D International, the global business arm of leading Turkish media outlet Kanal D (Demiroren Media Group) announced its Executive Director, Kerim Emrah Turna, steps out of his executive roles from the company after 15 years of success.

He has been heading the global business arm; distribution, international networks and business development; of the company.

“I have spent amazing 15 years at Kanal D and always been proud to be a member of this huge family. It’s time for new challenges and sailing to new horizons. I have to underline that with this amazing team I am sure that KDI will keep its position as the leading Turkish media group in the global media landscape,” said Kerim Emrah Turna, in his farewell speech.

“Kerim Emrah Turna has been with us for more than 15 years and his name is associated with KDI. With his management KDI team has widen its presence and the leadership in content distribution all around the world. And it’s time for him to sail for the new shores, he will be among our dearst colleagues in the media and broadcasting industry. We send Emrah with our hearfelt thanks,” said Murat Saygi, the CEO of Kanal D, for expressing his sincere thanks to Kerim Emrah Turna.