Startup Grind Hosts Hande Cilingir (Co-Founder and CEO of Insider)

Oct 17, 2017, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

ATÖLYE, Merkez Mahallesi, Silahşör Caddesi, Birahane Sok, No: 1, Şişli, Istanbul, 34000

Hande Çilingir is the co-founder and chief executive officer at Insider which is a digital experience delivery platform for marketers. At 6:00 PM on Tuesday, October 17, we will have a very pleasant conversation in Bomontiada at Atölye. We are waiting for those who are interested in entrepreneurship. Please do not miss this event to have detailed information about online payment systems.

In-person event

About this event

Hande Çilingir is the co-founder and chief executive officer at Insider. Following her studies at London School of Economics and Shanghai Normal University, Hande worked in China as an investment consultant following her experience in multinational companies including PepsiCo and Vestel. Upon graduation, she spent over 3 years establishing a highly prestigious international school where she travelled to over 40 countries, enrolling students around the world. Following the exit, she co-founded Insider with Serhat Soyuerel, one of her colleagues from LSE, in 2012. Recently, Hande was granted the most successful Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award by Microsoft. Aspiring to contribute to the startup ecosystem, Cilingir had found various start-ups and was awarded by Junior Chambers International (JCI). Hande was selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur in ISP-2014

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  • Hande Cilingir




Networking and Food
Fireside Chat


  • Ahmad Fahim Didar

    Startup Grind

    Community Manager

  • Can Kagitcibasi


    Chapter Director




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