Background

CONNECT THE DOTS
AND REACH TO THE NEXT LEVEL

KWORKS providing the startups access to carefully curated networks of domain experts,
seasoned entrepreneurs, business leaders and investors.

KWORKS Community

KWORKS is led by a team of professionals with deep experience in startups and
entrepreneurship – always with a strong eye toward global impact.

KWORKS BOARD MEMBERS

Ali Koç
Deputy Vice President of Koç Holding
Faruk Eczacıbaşı
Deputy Vice President of Eczacıbaşı
Emre Kurttepeli
Chairman of Mynet Group
Ali Sabancı
Chairman of Pegasus Airlines
Cem Soysal
Inventram CEO
Mahmut N. Özdemir
Director of KWORKS
Işık Keçeci Aşur
Managing Partner of Caffe Néro
Hüsamettin Bayazıt
Former CEO of Vodafone Cyprus
HAKAN BAŞ
Lidyana.com

KWORKS – KOC UNIVERSITY BOARD MEMBERS

Prof. Umran İnan
President - Koc University
Prof. İrşadi Aksun
Vice President for Research & Development - Koc University
Cihan V. Özsönmez
General Secretary - Koc University
Ebru Tan
Director of Research and Project Development - Koc University

KWORKS TEAM

Beril Boyacıoğlu Bakır
KWORKS Coordinator
Bora Çıkıkçıoğlu
Technology Enterpreneurship Acceleration Specialist and Growth Hacker
Murat Çetindere
BiGG Program Coordinator
Neslinur Turan
Technology Entrepreneurship Acceleration Specialist
Asya Naz Konukseven
Innovation Platform Specialist
Kerimcan Maltepe
Acceleration Programs Specialist
Rıdvan Sarıal
IT Specialist
Tansel Kıpçak
Facility Manager

Meet our incredible pool of mentors & advisors

The Mentor Network is a group of amazing folks who kindly offer their time and
expertise to help you and your company on your own journey.

Become a mentor!

We welcome experienced mentors from all industry backgrounds.
If you are interested in becoming a mentor please get in touch.

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