SPEAKERS

Investors and top tier tech executives will be talking on the stage at
Startup Turkey

SPEAKERS IN 2016
Startup Turkey hosted world class speakers until now. Top Internet companies’ CEOs, founders of the most exciting startups and partners of VCs from all around the world will be on the stage to highlight newest trends that will design the future of internet driven business.
  • Nevzat Aydın
    Co-Founder & CEO
    Yemeksepeti.com
  • Murat Kansu
    General Manager
    Microsoft
  • Murat Özyeğin
    Executive Board Member
    Fiba Holding A.Ş
  • Cem Sertoğlu
    Partner
    Earlybird Venture Capital
  • Ozan Sönmez
    New Ventures Accelerator
    KAUST
  • Numan Numan
    Managing Director
    212 Capital
  • Hasan Aslanoba
    CEO
    Aslanoba Capital
  • Chris Skinner
    Chairman
    The Financial Services Club
  • Fares Ghandour
    Partner
    Wamda Capital
  • Martin von Haller Groenbaek
    Partner
    Bird & Bird
  • Ross Kingsland
    CEO
    Inception Business Solutions
  • Andrea Barrica
    Venture Partner
    500 Startups
  • Joshua Burke
    Foreign Commercial Officer
    US Commercial Service
  • Kıvanç Onan
    General Manager of Turkey, Middle East & North Africa
    PayPal
  • Dr. Soner Canko
    CEO
    Interbank Card Center Of Turkey (BKM)
  • Bernard Huang
    Digital Marketing Consultant
    Mushi Labs
  • Sebastiaan Vaessen
    Head of Strategy
    Naspers Group
  • Kenan Çolpan
    CEO
    İTÜ ARI Teknokent
  • Ertuğrul Belen
    networking
    Business Networking Akademi
  • Sam Mallikarjunan
    Principal Marketing Strategist
    HubSpot
  • Yousef Hamidaddin
    Advocate
    MENA Innovation
  • Yavuz Kaynar
    Principal Banker
    EBRD
  • Federico Guerrini
    Contributor
    Forbes - Zdnet - La Stampa
  • Peter Hopwood
    Communications Consultant
    Hopwood Communications
  • Ahmet Kayhan
    Founder & CEO
    Reidin
  • Mohsen Malayeri
    Cofounder, Managing Director
    Avatech
  • Elmira Bayraslı
    Author
    From The Other Side of The World
  • Hirokazu Mashita
    Director
    M&S Partners
  • Hasan Haider
    Venture Partner
    500 Startups
  • Khaled Talhouni
    Managing Partner
    Wamda Capital
  • Kaushal Chokshi
    Founder & President
    Scaale Group
  • Tunç Kılınç
    Author
    Sıfır
  • Deniz Tunçalp
    Chief Marketing Officer
    İTÜ ARI Teknokent
  • Cenk Bayrakdar
    Managing Director
    REVO Capital
  • Alexander Konoplyasty
    Managing Partner
    Buran Venture Capital
  • Didem Altop
    Managing Director
    Endeavor Turkey
  • Eamonn Carey
    Entrepreneur in Residence
    TechStars
  • Burak Büyükdemir
    Founder
    Etohum
PREVIOUS YEARS' SPEAKERS
  • Steve Blank
  • David S. Rose
    CEO
    Gust
  • Christopher Schroeder
    Author
    Startup Rising
  • Hasan Aslanoba
    CEO
    Aslanoba Capital
  • Teruhide Sato
    Founder
    Beenos
  • Sebastiaan Vaessen
    Head of Strategy
    Naspers Group
  • Fadi Ghandour
    Executive Chairman
    Wamda Capital
  • Kentaro Sakakibara
    CEO
    Samurai Incubate
  • Erhan Erkut
    Vice Rector
    MEF University
  • Dave McClure
    Founding Partner
    500 Startups
  • Elmira Bayraslı
    Author
    From The Other Side of The World
  • Mike Butcher
    TechCrunch
    Editor at Large
  • Kaushal Chokshi
    Founder & President
    Scaale Group
  • Sina Afra
    Founderone
  • Ross Kingsland
    CEO
    Inception Business Solutions
  • Nevzat Aydın
    CEO
    Yemeksepeti.com
  • Adam Berk
    Lean Startup Expert
    Neighborrow
  • Steli Efti
    CEO
    Close.io
  • Pamir Gelenbe
    Venture Partner
    Hummingbird Ventures
  • Sean Percival
    Partner
    500 Startups
  • Nick Tommarello
    Founder & CEO
    Wefunder
  • Joachim Behrendt
    BIC Angels Investments
  • Tomasz Danis
    Partner
    MCI Management
  • Tansu Yeğen
    Vice President
    Samsung Electronics
  • Max Gurvits
    Founder
    CCC
  • Mike Reiner
    Partner
    CCC
  • Ekaterina Mamyko
    General Counsel
    CCC Startups
  • Vitaly Golomb
    GP
    CCC Startups
  • Ozan Sönmez
    New Ventures Accelerator
    KAUST
  • Barış Aksoy
    Investor
    37 Ventures
  • Aykut Karaalioglu
    Founder
    Mobile Action
  • Victor Osyka
    Associate
    Almaz Capital
  • Samer Karam
    Founder & Chairman
    Startup Megaphone
  • Ari Korhonen
    CEO
    Lagoon Capital Oy
  • Michael Geer
    COO
    AnchorFree
  • David Troy
    CEO
    410Labs
  • Vuksan Rajkovic
    Business Development
    Domain.ME
  • Kalina King
    Director and Co-Founder
    LIGHTSTAGE
  • Jonathan Romley
    CEO
    Clear
  • Emrah Yalaz
    Founding Partner
    String Ventures
  • İlker Baydar
    CEO
    Markafoni.com
  • Sadok Kohen
    CEO
    Saran Online
  • Onur Yıldırım
    Corporate Affairs Manager for Turkey
    Intel Turkey