Ahmet Yalcin

Ahmet Yalcin

Chairman of the Advisory Board at Golden Horn Ventures and TIMAR Ventures

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Ahmet Yalcin brings 20+ year experience in Management Consulting, Mergers & Acquisitions, Business Reengineering, Venture Capital, as well as various Strategy and Technology-related Initiatives in over 20 countries in Europe, Asia, Middle East and USA. From 1989 to 1996, he worked as Senior / Principal Consultant for CSC Computer Sciences Corporation based in Munich.

In 1996 he joined Andersen Consulting (now Accenture – a global consulting firm in 120 countries with US$ 29 billion in revenues and 257.000+ employees) in the Munich office, where he became a Partner and Managing Director at Accenture in Germany. From late 2006 to 2009, he focused in Private Equity Investments for mid-cap companies, and was active as Managing Partner at Stars of Europe. Further, he was Chief Advisor to the Board of an East European conglomerate serving in the fields of Telecommunications and Information Technologies.

In 2009, he co-founded Green Enesys, a German based Solar Energy company, also operating in Italy, where he acted as Managing Partner.Since 2012, he is affiliated as Chairman of the Advisory Board in Golden Horn Ventures and TIMAR Ventures – technology investment Venture Capital funds, operating in Istanbul and Palo Alto, CA.