Tahsin Yılmaz graduated in 1989 from the Middle East Technical University, Department of Electrical and Electronics.
He started his career as an Engineer at Turk Telekom in the same year. In the following years he was appointed to various managerial positions, as in the GSM Turkcell operators, Vodafone Turkey and Avea.
After working for NOKIA in Saudi Arabia, he joined Oger Telecom Group, entering into his best executive experience, where he served 6 years as CEO of TTNET and Turk Telekom, and 3 years as Advisor to the President of the Company. Mr. Yılmaz has also been a member of the Board of Directors of several subsidiaries of Turk Telekom.
Mr. Yılmaz has held the position of ALBtelecom's Chief Executive Officer from November 2016 until February 2021 and continues to give his contribution as a board member.