Mr. Baran Ozgen
ENKA, Namakhvani HPP Cascade Project Manager
Mr. Ozgen was appointed as Project Manager at Namakhvani Hydropower Plants (HPP) Cascade, Georgia in 2017.
The Namakhvani HPP cascade project, where ENKA (one of the largest top 100 International Contractors and Turkish conglomerate with a 63-year history that operates mainly in the fields of engineering, construction, trade, real estate and energy in 64 countries), is the investor and owner of 90% of the project, is being implemented with a direct foreign investment of up to 800 million USD. The annual output of the 430 MW cascade will reach 1,500 GWh, which is 11.7% of Georgia's total consumption in 2019.
Mr. Ozgen started his work career in 2000 and first joined ENKA in 2003, in Bechtel-ENKA Joint Venture in Bregana - Zagreb - Dubrovnik Motorway project in Croatia. He has since worked in various ENKA projects, including business development globally inhydropower and other sectors, Blue City Project and Muscat International Airport Project in Oman, and many others.
Mr. Ozgen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Istanbul Technical University in 2000. Healso holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting and Finance Administration.