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About The Istanbul Chapter

About The Istanbul Chapter

Keiretsu Forum Türkiye 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 Türkiye 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 Türkiye, 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
  • Aydın Koç / Angel Investor – Keiretsu Forum San Francisco
  • Hayal Koç/ Keiretsu Forum Türkiye – Ortak
  • Hilal Koç Savcı / Keiretsu Forum Türkiye – Ortak
  • 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
Aydın Koç
Board Chair Emeritus
Keiretsu Forum Türkiye
Duygu Eren
Chapter President
Keiretsu Forum Türkiye
Hulusi Berik
Keiretsu Forum Türkiye
Ali Özgenç
Vice Chairman
Keiretsu Forum Türkiye