EO Turkey has 44 members now
family continues to grow. The chapters’ latest members are Sibel Engin and
Sibel Engin, Vasteco S.A., Director
Sibel Engin, public relations professional and
co-founder of Vasteco S.A. was born in Istanbul. After graduating from Istanbul
University’s Business Management department, she had worked in various international
brands as public relations and communications consultant for more than 10
years. After moving to Paris, she actively took part in the process of Genova
based Brandsens Brand Management Company’s entry to Turkish market between 2006
and 2008. In 2008, she founded Vasteco S.A. with her partner, to import
ready-to-wear textiles from Turkey and sell at their own stores in Switzerland.
She is also the exclusive distributor of Divan group. In 2013, she started
another business in Miami in aviation sector and she is still responsible for
PR operations of this company. Engin speaks English and French fluently, and
she is married with two kids.
Gurkan Karagoz, Digiform, Capturefast
Born in 1970 in Afyonkarahisar, Gurkan Karagoz studied
at Turkish Military Academy and Middle East Technical University. He is a
computer vision expert, and the founder of Digiform and Capturefast. He
develops hardware and software technologies which digitalize analog data in
high efficiency. He is recognized as one of the prominent experts in document
capture fields and he continues to expand his companies’ operations abroad with
the investment he received from Revo Capital. Karagöz is
married and has a son.