Ömer Sami YAPICI, currently serving as General Manager and Chairman of the Executive Board of Turkish Electricity Distribution Company (TEDAŞ), started his career as engineer at Turkish Electricity Corporation General Directory, Dicle Electricity Distribution Administration (Diyarbakır) in 1986. After performing several duties there until 1991, he worked as engineer at Turkish Electricity Corporation General Directory, Fırat Electricity Distribution Administration between 1991 and 1994. He worked as Prelector at Gaziosmanpaşa University Tokat Vocational School of Higher Education from 1994 to 1997.
He served as Branch Manager, Head of Department, Assistant General Manager and General Manager (Deputy) at TEDAŞ General Directory between 1997 and 2017. Appointed as Head of Strategy Development Department at Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources on 13th December 2017, YAPICI was assigned to General Manager and Chairman of the Executive Board duties at TEDAŞ on 18th March 2021.
Graduated from Fırat University Faculty of Engineering Electrical Engineering Department in 1986 and from Anadolu University Faculty of Administration Business Administration Department in 2012, YAPICI attained Master’s Degree in Business Administration at Bülent Ecevit University Institute of Social Sciences in 2014.