Tevfik Secilmis graduated from Uludag University's Department of Textile Engineering in 2003 and completed his MBA at Cardiff Metropolitan University in the United Kingdom. He has held positions in the marketing departments of international companies in various industries. Since February 2024, he has been serving as the Global CMO at Panasonic. His career began in 2008 at Adidas, and from 2011 to 2018, he worked as regional marketing manager responsible for marketing in different countries at GE Healthcare and Sabre. Before joining Panasonic, he served as the Head of Global Marketing at Coats PLC, one of the world's leading industrial textile materials manufacturers, from 2019 to 2024.