Hakan Akgun‘s professional career started as a human resource professional with a US based international humanitarian organization based in the Middle East with establishing multinational offices in the region. Continued in field and project management for multi-sector responses to crises affected areas such as providing nonfood items, economic recovery and hygiene/sanitation projects that were funded by USAID, ECHO, DFID and Swish Aid in different regions around the world. Hakan was part of project management that had over $100 million annual portfolios in different countries.

Now at Build Change, Hakan uses his experience and expertise to lead Build Change’s mission in Türkiye to help people obtain earthquake resistant and resilient houses.