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Mehmet Erktin has extensive experience in the construction industry, having worked 23 years at Tekfen Holding’s numerous worksites in Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Germany.
He resigned from his position as Tekfen Holding Vice President and Chairman of the Board of Tekfen OZ Co., Inc., in May 2011 to become a co-founder of Omurga Real Estate Development Co.,Inc.
Upon graduating from Robert College and Boğaziçi University School of Civil Engineering, Mehmet Erktin received a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Case Western Reserve University and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.
Tolga Kabatas worked at Citigroup Headquarters, NewYork, as vice president at M&A Department specializing in Media, Telecommunication and Technology sectors. between 2000 and 2006.
After returning to Turkey in 2006, he founded GittiGidiyor.com., Turkey’s leading online marketplace.
As a Board member between 2008 and 2012, He was responsible for Advertising and Strategy in Ciner Media Holding and Haberturk.
He co-founded Omurga Real Estate Investment Co., Inc. in 2011and became vice chairman of the Board of Omurga Real Estate Investment.
Tolga Kabataş is a graduate of Ankara Atatürk Anatolian High School, and Middle East Technical University (O.D.T.Ü.) School of Mechanical Engineering and got MBA degree from New York University in 2000.
Burak Divanlioglu , together with Serkan Borançılı, worked as a freelance architect on various construction projects from 1994 to 1998. He co-founded GittiGidiyor.com, Istanbul.net, UzmanTV.com and Cimri.com, Timsah.com, and Markopon projects in 2001, 2005, 2008, 2009, and 2010 respectively.
He became an angel investor for Pabbuc.com in 2009, Indirdik.com in 2010, and Setrow and Yenimoda.com projects in 2011 prior to co-founding Omurga Real Estate Investment Co., Inc. in 2011.
Burak Divanlıoğlu is a graduate of Ankara Atatürk Anatolian High School and İ.T.Ü. School of Architecture.
Kemal Kabataş, worked as Chief inspector of Finance Ministry, Undersecretary of Treasury and Undersecretary of Finance between 1980 and 1996.
He was a Member of 21st Parliament from the Province of Samsun as he was board and audit committee member of Türkiye İş Bankası, T.C. Ziraat Bankası, KOSGEB and Citibank.
He continues to serve as chief consultant at Board of Park Holding and Board of Trustess member at Okan University and became a Board member of Omurga Real Estate Investment Co in 2005.
He graduated from the Faculty of Political Science at Ankara University.
Mehmet Kösebay, worked at Freeman Fox and Partners Co as engineer of Bosphorus Bridge between 1971 and 1974.
He worked at senior management positions in construction, engineering, real estate development companies within Tekfen Group between 1974 and 2005. He founded Tekfen Real Estate Development Group in 2000 and became vice president of the Group.
As he served as consultant at Tekfen Real Estate, Omurga Yapı and Üçgen, he became a Board member of Omurga Real Estate Investment Co in 2005.
He had masters degree in Civil Engineering at Bogazici University after he graduated from civil engineering at Robert College of Istanbul.
Oğuz Kösebay started his professional career at Tekfen Construction and Installation Co., Inc. as a project engineer. He later worked on various projects of Tekfen Real Estate Development Group, following its establishment in 2000. From 2006 – 2011 he held managerial positions in the business development, design and construction departments of Tekfen Real Estate Development and Investment Co., Inc. and Tekfen OZ Real Estate Development Co., Inc.
He joined Omurga Real Estate Investment Co., Inc. in September 2011.
He is a graduate of Dost Private High School and İ.T.Ü. School of Environmental Engineering .
Aydonat Atasever became the first investment partner of GittiGidiyor.com in 2002. He was among the co-founders of the Istanbul.net , UzmanTV.com and Cimri.com, Timsah.com, and Markopon projects in 2005, 2008, 2009, and 2010 respectively.
He served as General Manager of Cimri.com during the years 2008-2011, and co-founded Omurga Real Estate Investment Co., Inc. in 2011.
Aydonat Atasever is a graduate of İzmir Atatürk High School and İ.T.Ü. School of Architecture.