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About Us




Welcome to LeadXcellence, a trusted partner in executive search and commercial excellence consultancy.

Since our establishment, LeadXcellence has been committed to revolutionizing the way organizations find exceptional leaders and optimize their commercial strategies.

With a team of experienced professionals, LeadXcellence brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to deliver tangible results. Our primary focus is talent acquisition, ensuring that we identify, attract, and retain top-tier executives who drive business growth and success.

However, our services go beyond executive search. LeadXcellence offers comprehensive commercial consultancy solutions, ranging from sales force effectiveness to pricing optimization. We work closely with our clients to unlock untapped potential within their organizations and maximize revenue generation.

What truly sets LeadXcellence apart is our unwavering commitment to understanding each client's unique needs and providing tailored solutions. We believe in building strong partnerships based on trust, transparency, and integrity, ensuring that we become an extension of your team.

Throughout our journey, LeadXcellence has partnered with diverse clients across various industries, delivering transformative growth and improved bottom-line results. Our track record speaks for itself.

As we move forward, LeadXcellence remains dedicated to innovation and adaptability, guiding our clients through the complexities of talent acquisition and commercial excellence. We are excited to embark on this journey with you, shaping the future of your organization.

Welcome to LeadXcellence, where exceptional leadership and commercial excellence converge.


Meet The Team


Having more than 25 years of experience, Özcan started his professional life as a Manager in his family business in 1995. Starting from 2001 until 2013, he assumed sales management, learning and development and business development roles in multinational companies in life-sciences. Since 2013, he has been serving as a Consultant. Prior to founding LeadXcellence, Özcan was a Senior Consultant at Odgers Berndtson.

Özcan’s search assignments include primarily C and C-1 level as well as executive roles in sales, marketing, business development, finance, human resources, supply chain and legal & compliance functions. Over the years, Özcan also has become a highly recognized expert in Talent Review & Management projects. He has successfully led many Leadership Development and Assessment Programs. Özcan is an ICF Accredited Executive Coach.

Main Expertise Areas: Executive Search, Executive Coaching, Leadership Assessment & Development, Organizational Development

Main Industries: Consumer Goods, Retail, Life Sciences, Automotive, Industrial Goods, Financial Services, Technology, Telecom, Aviation, Energy, Oil&Gas, Chemicals, E-Commerce

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Begüm has 14 years of sales, marketing, com-ex management and consultancy experience gained at pharmaceutical, personal care and logistics industries.

Begüm has led numerous end-to-end commercial transformation projects, both locally and globally, demonstrating her exceptional leadership skills and strategic insights. Her ability to build high-performing teams and identify top talent through recruitment and assessment has been instrumental in achieving organizational goals.

As an ICF accredited Executive Coach, Begüm helps leaders improve their management capabilities and drive innovation within their organizations. Her objective guidance and tailored support have empowered executives to unlock their full potential and achieve remarkable results.

From 2021 till founding LeadXcellence, she assumed various assignments as a freelance consultant.

Main Expertise Areas : Sales, Marketing, Commercial Excellence, Executive Search and Assessment, Executive Coaching and Mentorship, Performance Management

Main Industries : Life Sciences, FMCG, Logistics, Technology, E-Commerce

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