Samet Serttas


Samet Serttas

Referent 2019

Herbalife Nutrition

Samet Serttas
Graduated from Gaziantep University Food Engineering department in 2002. Had MSc food production management degree from Nottingham University and MA degree on political science from Ankara University Global and Regional policy department. Pursuing PhD degree on political science and public administration at Yildirim Beyazit University at thesis writing stage. I started my career at Ministry of Agriculture General Directorate of Protection and Control department in 2002 than moved to Turkish Parliament as an advisor to Agriculture, Rural development and Forestry committee in 2004 . In 2008, I moved to U.S Embassy agriculture department as a senior agricultural expert. In 2014 I was transferred to Herbalife as a Senior Manager responsible for EMEA region regulatory, government and Industry Affairs. In 2018, I promoted as Government Affairs Director of Herbalife for SouthEast Europe. I have many different roles and responsibilities in civil society, I serve as IADSA Turkey program coordinator. Government and Public Affairs Association Chairman, Government and Public Affairs Research Center Chairman, Deputy Chairman of Direct Selling Association , Chairman of Agriculture and Food Policy Research Center and Chairman of Jean Monnet Scholars Association, Chairman of Food Supplement and Nutrition Association.