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Mr. Kemal KIRIKKANAT is the Founder and Chairman of INO Networks Group (3F, FM and OPCA). He was born in Switzerland, grew up in Turkey, lived in Hong Kong for a few years and returned to Turkey in 2016. He is the first person who has established privately-owned agent network organisations for freight forwarders and logistics companies on a global scale in Turkey. Starting at a young age, he quickly found his place in the business environment. His first steps into the logistics industry started in high school and continued with productive internships during his university years. He has a bachelor degree in International Logistics & Transportation and a master’s degree in Management and Organisation.
Mr. KIRIKKANAT has rich experience in the international freight forwarding industry and strengthened his knowledge with various certificate programs, such as: E-Foreign Trade Specialist, Logistics Management, Cargo Sales and Marketing, DGR, Office Programs, Photoshop, Flash, Web Design (DW, HTML/CSS) and Web Program (PHP). He was also the shareholder of two international freight forwarding and logistics companies in Turkey. He has contributed to the Turkish logistics sector with his new concept, introducing the ‘Online Logistics Seminar Certificate Program’, which is a distance learning method with the slogan of ‘Isi Patrondan Ogren’ (Learn business from the boss). He was teaching logistics online with totally different concepts, focusing on practices and sharing his valuable experiences about the sector. He was also issuing a certificate—approved by the Turkey Ministry of National Education—to his students, in collaboration with Toros University, located in Mersin, Turkey.
Mrs. Selda KIRIKKANAT is the General Coordinator of INO Networks Group (3F, FM and OPCA). She has a bachelor degree in English Language and Literature. After graduating from university, she taught English in one of the famous English Language Course Centres in Turkey on the weekends, and during the weekdays she started to work in logistics department in one of the main suppliers of Ford & Land Rover. Later, she became the Logistics Chief of the company. Then she started to work at one of the biggest Turkish auto and building glass suppliers, as the Import and Export Executive.
Mrs. Kirikkanat strengthened her knowledge with various programs, such as: E-Foreign Specialist, Web Design and Web Program. She worked in every step of agent networking, marketing and AGM arrangements. She still expertly coordinates all daily activities of INO Networks Group and especially manages the contract process with business partners. Mrs. Kirikkanat and Mr. Kirikkanat have been working together as husband and wife since 2010.
Mrs. Isil NAZILLILI joined INO Team as Business Manager in February 2022. She holds BA degree in English Language and Literature. She studied French as second language. She started her career in one of the leading shipping agencies in 1999. She was responsible for Sales and Pricing all trades to/from Mediterranean ports. She acted as Line Coordinator among local offices and Head Quarters Genoa & Dubai & Hamburg. She was assigned as Sales Manager for Med-Asia Trade in Istanbul in 2006. She continued her carreer as Branch & Sales Manager in a Chilean company and developed business from Med to Latin America ports. She worked as Supply Chain Director in different industries and developed her skills in distribution and material management as well. Her career journey continued in a global forwarding company as Sales and Pricing Manager mainly focused on Project Cargo handling
such as Mining equipment, Heavy industry materials and Renewable Energy.
Mrs. Selay SERT YONYUL joined INO team as Human Resources Specialist in February 2022. She has holds a Bachelor Degree in Maritime Business and Management. She studied in English and French. She interned at a global maritime agency and marina, also attended certificate programs in London and New York, participated in International Business Network project in Vienna. Following her graduating from university, she worked in at various marinas in sales&marketing, operation and management. Meanwhile, she increased her knowledge and experience by participating certificate programs, seminars, symposiums and trainings. She had opportunity to work in various world-wide shipping companies as Human Resources Specialist since 2013. She is currently responsible for all human resources functions of INO Networks Group.
Ms. Tugce KOCA joined the INO Team as Accounting Specialist in Accounting Department. She studied Business Administration in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at Ege University. She also holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the Berlin School of Economics and Law. After graduating from the university, she started to work as an accountant at Business Process Solutions Department in Deloitte Izmir. She later moved to Rödl &Partner izmir as a senior accountant at Business Process Outsourcing Department. Subsequent to her corporate auditing experiences, she took a key role as a specialist in finance and accounting at a well-known advertising agency. She is currently responsible for legislative aspect of accounting and finance at INONetworks Group.
Mrs. Aslı GOK joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in December 2014. She studied German Translation and Interpreting at University. During her education, she studied abroad to improve her language and worked with different hotels in Turkey as a Guest Relations Officer. After graduating from the university, she started to work as a translator in the business environment. She is experienced in hospitality management, guest relations services and translation departments. Upon completion of two years in membership services, she strengthened her knowledge on meetings, conferences, exhibitions and then assigned as Events Supervisor at the beginning of 2017. She manages the preparation and registration process for AGMs. This position gained her much experience in marketing, networking and MICE industry. She provides excellent support in bringing members together for mutual benefits.
Mrs. Zahide Damla SEZGIN
joined INO Team as Event Specialist in February 2022. She has a bachelor degree in Business Administration. At university, she studied abroad for one year as an exchange student. This experience helped her to gain a global point of view and improve her language skills. After graduation, she started to work in import/export business. In order to have a more dynamic work flow and be able to travel more; she changed her direction to the MICE industry. She later started to work from the bottom and has been in organizing team of various sorts of events such as festivals, weddings, incentive events and congresses. As a part of the event team, she organizes in person and virtual meetings of INO Networks Group. She works to help members to have the utmost efficiency throughout the events.
Mrs. Nalan VAROL KAYA
joined the INO Team at Event Department in February 2022. She has a bachelor degree in Labor Economics and Industrial Relations. During her education, she did internship at well-known white appliances factory human resources department. After graduating from university, she started her carrier at one of the biggest bank in Turkey as a risk monitoring agent. Then she decided to change her career to a different sector and started working in hospitality industry. She has a great experience in Front Office and Reservation Departments focused on customer service skills at very well known hotel brands in Turkey. She later focused on her career in Reservation Department. Currently she is responsible for corporate events, in-person and virtual meetings management.
Ms. Selcan CANITEZ
joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in July 2017. She has a bachelor degree and a master’s degree in Tourism Management. During her education, she interned at various travel agencies and worked in a tourism and organisation company. In addition, she studied abroad with a student exchange program during her university education. After graduating from the university, she started to work as a Medical Sales Representative for one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in Turkey. Then, she continued to work as a Sales Representative for a well-known travel agency. Most importantly, Ms. Selcan handles the day-to-day running of the INO Networks Group (3F, FM and OPCA) and the referral program. She is also responsible for the membership process and activities that provide outstanding customer service.
Ms. Busra EREN
joined the INO Team at Customer Service Department in March 2021. She studied Photography and Cinematography at university. During her studies she got a scholarship and studied Broadcasting Media Arts in abroad. After the graduation, she had a chance to work in one of the biggest production media company in Turkey. Then, she decided to walk in another path and started working as a foreign education counselor for 4,5 years. Through her position, she gained experience ongoing supports, listening the students’ concerns and providing crisis counseling. Now, she is in charge of identifying customers’ needs and providing the offer the best service as a Senior Customer Experience Representative at INO Team.
Mrs. Gozde OZCAGLAR KAYA joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in November 2018. She studied Business Administration in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at University. During her education, she worked for an international non-governmental and not-for-profit youth-run organization as volunteer project director. Thanks to the projects she volunteered for, she gained experience at leadership development, cross-cultural relations, and volunteer exchange programs across the globe. Then, she started to work as a PR assistant in Directorate Press and Public Relations Directorate of the University that she graduated from. After graduating from the University, she continued to work as a Public Relations Responsible in hospitality industry. She was playing a key role at Membership Services Department in researching and enrolling the best cargo professionals from all over the world. Then, she was assigned to the Events Services. She was responsible for the event arrangements and activities. Mrs. Kaya is currently Senior Sales Representative, process membership applications and run refer a friend program.
Mrs. Seher ERDENIZ TUZUN joined INO Team as Graphic Designer at Marketing Services Department in July 2019. She took a short break in 2020 and re-joined the team in April 2021. She has a bachelor degree in Faculty of Fine Arts. She has participated in various art activities during her education. After graduating from the university, she started to work in Sehzadebasi Mosque's restoration team in Istanbul. Then, she continued to work as a graphic designer in an event agency organization. She had an opportunity to work with worldwide known brands which she gained experience in visual art works for the music and entertainment festivals. After that she started to work as a graphic designer at a brand experience agency which provide services for youth communication, direct marketing, social media, development of strategy and concept. She improved her skills at advertisement industry in many years, now she is responsible in producing visuals for our networks including social media.