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Dubai live: Melda & Tolga Cebe on Dual Careers @TikTok Lounge!

November 15, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join us at the funky TikTok Lounge for our last big face-to-face event this year!

Our guest speakers Melda and Tolga are top executives and P&G alumni and will share their experience and insights on managing a dual career.

  • Melda Yasar Cebe is the Managing Director of Kraft Heinz MEA & Turkey and ex-P&G Marketing Director haircare. She has also been recognized as Forbes Power Business Women 2020 and Forbes Top 50 Influential CEOs 2019-2020.
  • Tolga Cebe is the Vice President & General Manager, Middle East of The Coca-Cola Company, where he spent 18+ years. He has been awared Forbes Middle East Top 50 Influential CEOs and Global Male Champions for Gender Equality.


We will explore the importance of Family Fundamentals in leading a dual career:

    1. Prioritization on the what success for the family looks like (in corporate terms, what is the family mission, vision, and purpose, and consequent expectations)
    2. The Results: How do we navigate and make Business-style decisions for the family, where are compromises needed to protect the total family package that we want to live by.
    3. The importance of planning in advance to manage the short term and long term (vacations and holidays, travel agenda, career decisions, family support)
    4. How does the long term vision translate into short term tactics and execution
    5. How to be there for eachother, and the importance of acknowledging the plight of working moms in order to for a dual career model to succeed.

You will also get the unique opportunity to ask your questions directly.


For the first time ever, we are opening our event to non P&G-alumni. Feel free to bring your partner so they can also benefit from the session and you can experience it together.


  • 6.30pm Registration and networking
  • 7.00 Welcome and network update
  • 7.10 Member spotlights
  • 7.20 Guest speakers
  • 8.20 Q&A and closing


50 AED per person – cash only, please bring change


Parking on-site

About the location:

TikTok Lounge is located in Studio City, Dubai.
You can find it easily on Google Maps as TT Lounge, or follow the link pasted above.
But simply put, it’s on Umm Suqueim Road, heading towards Arabian Ranches from Mall of the Emirates.
Turn right into Studio city entrance from Umm Suqueim Road, cross 2 round abouts, and then left into the Studio City entrance with barriers and security check point. You will see an MBC building as a landmark.
Note: since it’s the rush hours, kindly plan your journey accordingly.


Registration is mandatory as this event is only open to P&G Alumni.

–> Click here to save your spot

If you have any issues, drop us an email on uae.chapter@pgalums.com with your full name. 

Don’t forget to add the event to your calendar!


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November 15, 2022
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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TT Lounge
26MW+CWV - Motor City - Dubai Studio City
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