Elif SEÇKİN ÖNEN / Founder Partner

Ankara University, YL, MS in Public Relations
Hacettepe University, BS in Economics

From 2006 to 2012  has been working in N'PR Communication Consultancy company in various positions.  Before co-founding G101, left N'PR as the Senior Account Supervisor.

Within the communication field has served various clients in the construction, energy, tourism to health industries.  Particular fields of expertise are brand positioning, media relations management, sustainability and corporate social responsibility processes.


Selahattin ÖNEN / Founder Partner

University of Denver, BSEE
Stanford University, Business School, Executive Program for Growing Companies

CEO & President – ASYA Meyve Suyu ve Gıda San. A.Ş
CEO –  AGE Elektrik Enerjisi Toptan Satış A.Ş
Founder Partner –Girişim 101 Danışmalık Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş

Since 2003 has been working within AGE Group at various position, such as project management, business development, corporate change management.  In parallel to the ongoing leadership positions in AGE Group's food and energy divisions, has co-founded G101 for leadership development, corporate change management and venture capital services.


Mehmet Turker -Matt- Oguz / Partner

Entrepreneur & Investor. Designed big data analytics for Coca Cola, GE, Citicorp, Fortis and over 20 Fortune 500 companies

GSU (MBA), Bogazici University (BS CE), Oxford (English)

National Physics Scholar

Our Circle

We have aimed to form the best partners for your start-ups, globally. Joining our circle, you will benefit from business, partnerships & co-investment opportunities.

Want to join Our Circle? Just drop a line on info@g101.com.tr and we can brainstorm!

Our Circle's Values & Purpose

Our Circle's Values

1)  Have Fun

2)  Make Money

3)  Leverage the value in bridging Turkish and American Entrepreuneurship


What we expect from Our Circle Members?

1)  to bring in deal flow

2)  to mentor start-ups

3)  to evaluate deal opportunities and to co-invest