Altug is a legal and compliance professional with more than 19 years of experience. He started his career as a practicing lawyer at Ozgun Law Firm and then continues as an in-house counsel in multinational organizations. He served as Legal Counsel and a Board Member in Eastpharma (Deva Holding) then switched from pharma to medical devices in Beckman Coulter (a Danaher company) where he worked as Legal & Compliance Manager.
Altug continued his career as Head of Legal & Compliance at Sandoz (a Novartis division), where he focused primarily on legal department management, building and fostering the ethical culture and compliance program. Later, he decided to concentrate more on compliance and worked as an Ethics & Compliance Director at Astellas Pharma.
His practice focuses on third-party risk management, company law, labor law, healthcare regulations, anti-corruption law, employment law, white-collar crime, litigation, data privacy law, compliance, and competition law matters.
Practice Areas & Work Department
Healthcare & Life Sciences
Istanbul Bar Association
Ethics and Reputation Society (TEİD)
Artificial Intelligence and Technology Association (YZTD)