Dündar is an experienced coach, trainer and consultant specialised in leadership development and positive intelligence.  After serving 23 years in The Air Force he retired as full colonel in 2013, then worked as an associate professor at Gedik University till 2015.

Starting from 2013 he has been working as coach, trainer and facilitator with SRL Consultancy in Turkey. He has been working for more than 35 prominent companies in Turkey. He is a positive intelligence accredited pioneer coach (CPQC) since 2021. He has focused on executive coaching and facilitating many leadership programs, also life coaching applying the positive intelligence (PQ) tools. Dündar is based in Turkey.


Dündar is an experienced coach that has been helping many clients to remember their true selves and respond to life challenges with a positive mindset. Thus, having them reach their peak performance, having peace of mind and healthy relationships. His passion is to help people to discover their life purpose and empower them by acknowledging and utilizing their sage instead of saboteurs. He utilizes positive intelligence, Oxford Leadership SML Coaching and Coach Training Institute (CTI) tools in his coaching according to the client’s needs.

He works in English and Turkish. 


Dündar graduated from the Air Force Academy in 1990, had an MBA degree from Atilim University (Turkey) In 2012 and a PhD degree in Modern History from Dokuz Eylul University (Turkey). He is a certified Co-Active Coach training by CTI.  

Dündar applies a holistic approach and his passion is to look deep into his intuition. His approach is to detect the root cause and factor analysis of the client’s obstacles on her/his way to their vision. People who worked closely with him found him to be very energetic, inspiring and passionate to work with

“I thank Dundar Akin for introducing Oxford Leadership to me. He gave essence to all the concepts clearly and more importantly shared them with passion. He has guided and challenged me countless times in a constructive manner, which has helped me transform my life.”
Mehmet Isikdemir​Strategy Manager​Vodafone
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