About The Speaker
Emre Kurttepeli is a Serial Entrepreneur & Investor and is the founder and the chairman of Mynet Group, Turkey’s leading local internet media with over 32 million users.
Columbia University/NY graduate, he has been the founder or the investor of over 45 internet and technology companies, mostly leaders in their own categories that ranges from e-commerce companies to vertical social network sites, mobile and gaming companies, including 212 VC Fund that invests in the internet and technology space. Additionally, he has founded C24 Gallery, a prominent contemporary art gallery in Chelsea/New York.
He is the President of Endeavor Turkey and Galata Business Angels (GBA), he serves on the Board of TUBISAD, TOBB Turkish Venture Capital Industry Council and TOBB Turkish Entrepreneurs Council. Besides being the founding member of Columbia University Global Center in Istanbul, he also is a member of Global Relations Forum, YPO and is an Ashoka fellow.