World famous designer for Volkswagen and Mercedes joins the TOGG team


Through a video shared on the account of the Turkish company TOGG on the LinkedIn platform, the famous designer Murat Günak was welcomed. Where the video said:

“Our world-famous designer, Murat Günak, who was with us as a consultant when we started #YeniLigeYolculuk, joined our team as the design leader at TOGG as of April 1st.”

In the short video clip in the post, it can be seen that an email was sent to Murat Günak from the TOGG account with the following words:

Dear Murat Günak, We are glad that you will continue our journey as “TOGG Design Leader” from today.


Murat Günak, born in Istanbul, graduated from high school in Istanbul and studied industrial design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kassel, Germany.

After graduation, Günak, who worked for two years at Ford Germany and later worked as a designer at Mercedes-Benz for 8 years, was appointed to Peugeot as Head of Design in 1994.

Günak returned to Mercedes-Benz and Daimler Chrysler in 1998 as Vice President of all passenger cars.

Joined the Volkswagen brand group design team in April 2003 and worked as design director for the Volkswagen Group on January 1, 2004.

Günak was responsible for the design activities of all brands in the group during his tenure.

Among the cars designed by Günak, Mercedes SLK, Mercedes C Series, Peugeot 206, Volkswagen Eos and Volkswagen Golf GTI.