Keiretsu Forum Istanbul

Turkey

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About the Istanbul Chapter

Keiretsu Forum Istanbul was launched in September 2012 and is committed to become one of the preeminent private equity / angel investment organizations in Turkey.

Due to the close-knit chapter structure, Keiretsu Forum Istanbul has unique advantages in positioning Turkish start-ups to access international investors and making it possible for its members to invest in cross border opportunities. Since the inception of Keiretsu Forum Istanbul, its members have completed 9 high profile angel investment transactions with investment value worth $4 million.

Meeting Location

The Keiretsu Forum deal screening and investor meetings are held at:

Eczacibasi Holding, Buyukdere Street, No:185 Floor: 22, Levent / Istanbul, Turkey

Founding Partners

  • Ali Özgenç / Managing Partner – Algoritma Business Consulting
  • Alphan Manas / Board Chairman – Brightwell Holdings BV
  • Aslı Işınak Gözören / Managing Partner
  • Aydın Koç / Angel Investor – Keiretsu Forum San Francisco
  • Bülent Akgerman / CEO – AKG Group
  • Erol Bilecik / Board Chairman – Index Group
  • Hulusi Berik / Owner -SVTH
  • Levent Akgerman / Board Member – AKG Group
  • Mehmet Fırat Yücesoy /  Managing Director – Kaizen International Trading
  • Mehmet Yasin Altunkaya / Managing Partner – Data Expert Executive Search
  • Sinan Özkan Bora / Managing Director – Goldmaster
  • Uğur Yüce / Chairman – Bim Group Holding
  • Vittorio Zagaia / CEO & Vice President – Galata Transport and Trade
  • Yaşar Büyükçetin / CEO – SOFRA Group

Istanbul Team

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Can Methson
Chapter President
Keiretsu Forum Istanbul
can.methson@keiretsuforum.com.tr
+90 (212) 356 2033
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Aydin Koc
Board Chair Emeritus
Keiretsu Forum Istanbul
aydincik@yahoo.com
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Candan Karabagli
Vice Chairwoman
Keiretsu Forum Istanbul
candan@karabagli.net
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Aydonat Atasever
Chairman
Keiretsu Forum Istanbul
aydonat@uzmantv.com
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Atacan Baran
Director, Membership & Entrepreneurs
Keiretsu Forum Istanbul
atacan.baran@keiretsuforum.com.tr
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Gunce Onur
Director, Membership & Operations
Keiretsu Forum Istanbul
gunce@keiretsuforum.com.tr