SpeakIn Expert Speaker
Entrepreneurship and Start-up Strategy
Mine Dedekoca is the Founder of Start-IST which plays an active role in promoting local and global start-up culture in multinational companies like Best Buy and Dixons Group Companies. She has changed the course of her work life after 6 years of experience in Retail sector and 14 years of experience in the technology industry. After working in various roles as Merchandising Services Lead, IS Manager and Sales Development and Training Manager and Operations Manager, Mine followed her dream to become a Senior Management Professional who is involved with Turkey\'s first invitation website, Davetpostas.com where she started to take an active place in the Turkish start-up ecosystem. Mine Dedekoca consulted companies like Upwork, start-upBlink, StarOfService, Ellis Island Capital to help them with their market entry strategies. She has been organizing events, panels, and workshops with her brand Start-IST since 2013. Being an expert on The Future of Work and Freelancing, she led the Turkish market for Crossover since the beginning of 2018.She is an alumnus of Sabanci University, where she completed her MBA.