Crew


PRESIDENT

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  • İsmail Emanet

    Mr. Emanet was born in Fatih, in 1983. He graduated from Meltem High School in 2001 and Beykent University in 2006, with majors in Mathematics and Computer Science. He took courses on directing. He also did his graduate study in Beykent University on Management, until 2009.

    He did a consulting job in a private company for 7 years and worked in many social welfare and political organizations. He also worked as the vice president for ‘Young UNIW’ for 2 years.

    Mr. Emanet has advanced levels in English. He is married and has one child

OUR COORDINATOR

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  • Çiğdem Yıldız

    Ms. Yıldız was born in İstanbul, in 1989. In 2006, she graduated from Esenler İbrahim Turhan YDA middle school and, in 2012, she graduated from Istanbul University, with a major on Arabic Language and Literature.

    In 2013, she started as a teacher and, in 2014, she become the Assistant Head-Master in the same school.

    Having prior experiences in other social welfare organizations, Miss Yıldız was promoted to Women and Family Coordinator of TUGVA.

    Miss Yıldız has advanced levels in English and Arabic, and is married.

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  • Enes Eminoğlu

    Mr. Eminoğlu was born in Fatih, in 1985. He graduated from Eyüp High School in 2003 and from University of Wales, with a major on Management, in 2008. He did his graduate studies in the University of East London on International Management, until 2010. He also graduated from Anadolu University, major on Theology studies, in 2014. Right now, Mr. Eminoğlu studies his doctorate on Management in İstanbul Sabahattin Zaim University.

    Mr. Eminoğlu worked in private companies as a strategy consulter and an administrative body. He also worked for social welfare foundations like ESKAD (Universal Love and Brotherhood Foundation) and ‘Young UNIW’ (Union of NGOs of The Islamic World- Youth Branch). Since the beginning of our foundation, Mr. Eminoğlu has been a great helping hand for us in many situations, and worked as the Strategy Development Coordinator.

    Mr. Eminoğlu has advanced levels in English and studies Arabic. He is married and has one child.

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  • Esra Karabal

    Miss Karabal was born in İstanbul, in 1990. She graduated from Open High School, in 2007. She studied medicine in Bucharest Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in the years 2008-2014. She also studied Philosophy as a double major at the same period.

    Miss Karabal worked as an instructor of traditional arts at Yunus Emre Institute in Bucharest and Constanta. Currently, she has active role in many social welfare organizations and social responsibility projects.

    Miss Karabal still pursues her carrier in Ottoman Calligraphy and continues her research on traditional medicine, as well as her job as a medical doctor. She has advanced level of Ottoman Turkish, Classical Arabic, English and Romanian.

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  • Eyüp Balta

    Mr. Balta was born in İstanbul, in 1989. He graduated from Kartal Anadolu İmam Hatip High School and Bilkent University, with a major on Political Sciences. He is currently doing his graduate studies in İstanbul University on Management.

    Mr. Balta worked in many public and private companies and agencies. Since his high school years, he took active role in social foundations that worked on political, social and economical issues. He also worked in our foundation more than two years as Higher education coordinator of Istanbul 1st District.

    Mr. Balta has advanced levels of English and intermediate level of Arabic.

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  • Faruk Duruş

    Mr. Duruş was born in İstanbul, in 1986. He graduated from Fatih Gelenbevi High School and studied Mechanical Engineering in Near East University, in 2010. He continues his graduate studies in İstanbul Sabahattin Zaim University on Bussiness Management and working on his thesis.

    Mr. Duruş worked in ESKAD, one of the most prominent foundations in Cyprus, from 2005 to 2010 and was promoted to Lefkoşa Branch Manager of the foundation in 2009.

    After working in private sector for a while, Mr. Duruş took a job on project control engineering and still works on that job.

    Mr. Duruş has advanced levels of English. He is married and has a daughter.

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  • İbrahim Beşinci

    Mr. Beşinci was born in İstanbul, in 1987. He graduated from Kültür University, with a major on Endustrial Engineering. He is currently doing his graduate studies in İstanbul Technical University on Bussiness Management.

    Mr. Beşinci worked in public and private companies as a project expert on social and technical projects, and took active part in the realization of these projects. He also worked for social welfare organizations that specialized on political, social and economical topics.

    Mr. Beşinci has advanced levels of English.

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  • Kemal Bilal Aydın

    Mr. Aydın was born in İstanbul, in 1985. He graduated from Kartal Anadolu İmam Hatip High School in 2003 and Istanbul Bilgi University, with a major on Political Sciences, in 2008. In 2003, he started his graduate studies in Ahmet Yesevi University on Administrative and Organizational studies.

    Mr. Aydın worked as bussiness administrator and translator. He has been working as the head of an organizational agency, of which he is the founder, since 2013.

    He joined the organization of ‘Kartal Anadolu İmam Hatip High School Graduates and Students’ and worked there as an administrator. He also had other experiences in many social welfare organizations.

    Mr. Aydın has advanced levels in English and he is married.

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  • Mehmed Emin Özkaya

    Mr. Özkaya was born in İstanbul, in 1982. In 1999, he graduated from Kadıköy İmam Hatip High School and, in 2002; he graduated from Sakarya with a major in Management. He also graduated from Anadolu University, with a major on Management, in 2007.

    Since his childhood, he joined many social welfare organizations and took active role in them. Among those organizations was MGV, Refah Partisi, Fazilet Partisi. In the years 2008-2014 he was AK Party İstanbul Youth Branch Organizational Vice-President and the Representative of AK Party Istanbul. He had an administrative role in the Kadıköy İmam Hatip High School Students and Graduates Foundation. Mr. Özkaya has an amateur licence for football and still acts as the Chief Secretary of Erenköy Youth and Sports Club.

    Mr. Özkaya worked for a private company as a sales manager and co-initiated his own bussiness on customs brokerage in 2009.

    Since the time our foundation opened up nation-wide in 2014, Mr. Özkaya was the Organizational Coordinator, until 2016. He has been promoted to Sportive Activities Coordinator since then.

    Özkaya is married and has a child.

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  • Mustafa Yüksel

    Mr. Yüksel was born in Tekirdağ. He graduated from İstanbul Bayrampaşa Tuna High School in 2003 and from İstanbul University, with a major on Physics, in 2009. In 2012, he concluded his double major in Mathematics in İstanbul University. Right now, Mr. Yüksel is doing his graduate studies in İstanbul Technical University and Yıldız Technical University. He started working as the administrator of Bayrampaşa Science Center in 2010.

    Mr. Yüksel also works in many TÜBİTAK projects and is employed as a consulter for these projects. He also has the experience of working in many social welfare organizations since 2005.

    Mr. Yüksel has intermediate level in English. He is married and has one child.

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  • Soner Çokyiğit

    Soner Koçyiğit was born in 1985 in Nevşehir. In 2003 he graduated from Borusan Asım Kocabıyık Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School, and in 2008 he graduated from Marmara University Technical Education Faculty.

    He has been in business since high school years and continues his business life as a member of board of directors in a family business operating in mining and metal sector. In 2016, he started working at the TUGVA Head Office Working Youth Coordinatorship in charge of organizations and became Istanbul Working Youth Coordinator. Soon after he was also a member of TUGVA Board of Directors since 2018 and has been working as the Working Youth Coordinator.

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  • Rabiya Kazak

    Miss Kazak was born in Manisa, in 1985. In 2003, she graduated from Soma Anadolu Kız Meslek High School and, in 2008, from Marmara University, with major on Textile Related Education. She still studies in İstanbul University, for a major from Sociology Department and a graduate course on Social Welfare Organizations and Social Responsibility Projects.

    As well as being a member of many social welfare organizations, Miss Kazak was active in politics between the years 2007-2014. She was Women and Family Coordinator from 2014 to 2016 in our foundation.

    Since 2008, Miss Kazak has been working on Quality Management and Process Development.

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  • Seçkin Koç

    Mr.Koç was born in İstanbul, in 1984. He graduated from Kocaeli University, with a major on International Relations and went to Germany for his language education. He completed his undergraduate studies on Public Administration and Law. He is currently doing his graduate studies in Istanbul Aydın University on Political Sciences and International Relations.

    Working as an entrepreneur in private sector for many years, Mr. Koç has been working in a project consulting agency, of which he is the founder, since 2013. Since 2003, Mr. Koç has taken active role in many social welfare foundations.

    Mr. Koç has advanced levels in English and German, and a beginner level in Arabic. He is married.

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  • Suat Kır

    Mr. Kır was born in Üsküdar, in 1988. He graduated from Fatih University, with a double major on Computer Engineering and Industrial Engineering.

    Mr. Kır made his graduate studies in Sakarya University and Bahçeşehir University. Right now, he is doing his doctorate in Istanbul Commerce University on Administration and Organization.

    He worked in private companies as software and organizational resource planning consultor. He also joined Sadakataşı welfare organization and was the vice-president in ‘Genç İDSB’ for two years.

    Mr. Kır has been with us since the beginning of our foundation and has been the coordinator of Academical Studies, since 2014.

    Mr. Kır has advanced levels in English. He is is married and has a son

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  • Yunus Becit

    Mr. Becit was born in İstanbul. He graduated from Bayrampaşa Anadolu High School and Bahçeşehir University, with a major in Law.

    Working as a consulter for a couple of companies, Mr. Becit works as an investor and entrepreneur in many digital projects. He also works as an instructor for digital communication, digital marketing, and social media. His main areas of focus are; Social Media, Interactive Marketing, Social Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Digital Government, Digital Politics and Innovation

    Working as a consulter for Political communications, political marketing and social media, Mr. Becit has published articles on these topics. He works as the Chief Manager in the agency he found in 2011, named Papillion Digital. At the same time, he is the General Manager to the website digitalturkey.co, the first and the only platform on public and political relations of Turkey.

    He is married and has one child.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

AHMET ENİS DİNÇER AYŞE MİNA ESEN
EBRAR BEŞİNCİ EBUBEKİR  KOÇ
EMRAH ATİLA EMRE ATAŞ
İSMAİL EMANET İSMAİL ERKAM TÜZGEN
İSMAİL KARAOSMANOĞLU KEMAL BİLAL AYDIN
MEHMED EMİN ÖZKAYA MEHMET BURAK SAVAŞER
MERVE ASLAN METİN TUĞTAĞ
MUSTAFA KURT ÖMER FARUK AKBULUT
RABİYA KAZAK SALİH EĞRİDERE
SERRA DİPTAŞ SUAT KIR
ZEYNEP ÇELİK

HIGH ADVISORY BOARD

ABDULKADİR ÖZEL ABDURRAHMAN TOPBAŞ
AYŞEN GÜRCAN BİLAL ERDOĞAN
BURHANETTİN DURAN İSMAİL COŞKUN
İSMAİL EMRAH KARAYEL M. TEVFİK GÖKSU
MEDAİM YANIK MEHMET FATİH KACIR
MUSTAFA ŞEN OSMAN NURİ KABAKTEPE
SELİM CERRAH SEMA KIRICI
YAVUZ BAYHAN