ABOUT US

We Are Entrepreneurs Who Love Startups

We are ready to take your startup to the peak...
Our mission is to provide full accelerator services which are focused on finding next big thing and providing the best possible outcome for our startups.
Our goal is to help founders to reach long-term sustainability by providing an early opportunity for funding, know-how (entrepreneurial education), know-who (mentoring) and perks. We work in 3 different areas such as Accelerator & Incubation Program, Entrepreneurial Education and Community Building Events.

We are dedicated to create Born Global startups from Turkey with you…
If you want to be a Born Global startup, Viveka helps you to get focused and work on what matters to reach your goal. By training and mentoring your team and providing network and investor, introducing mentor or founder, your startup will be ready to be a Born Global startup!
With the knowledge of success and failure examples from all around the world, we integrate Turkish culture and economy to achieve the most suitable and sustainable business plan for Born Global startups.

MEET OUR TEAM

Viveka team is here to help you build, grow and run your business faster, better and smoother.
WE BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF COOPERATION!

N. BARIŞ OKUR

N. BARIŞ OKUR

Co-Founder
The Strategist & Bad Cop

“Your idea is not original trust me! You have to cultivate that idea let it grow and more important make sure it survives. For that reason be a worker before being a boss!”
M. EMİN OKUTAN

M. EMİN OKUTAN

Co-Founder
The Idea Catcher & Good Cop

No one on earth enthuses and listens to your business ideas like he does. “Read and observe complex issues but understand simple and talk simple.”
ONUR CAN SERT

ONUR CAN SERT

Technical Adviser
One Man Army

He complains about everything to find the perfect, but never misses the simplicity. He is a PhD student who can develop almost with every software language from morning till night.
DENİZ CENGİZ GÜCÜYENER

DENİZ CENGİZ GÜCÜYENER

Technology Invesment Analyst
Startup Hunter

Deniz runs and supports multiple elements of the Viveka Accelerator program, as well as maintains motivation of teams. She is also responsible for ensuring the startups will have an unforgettable and impactful experience in the program.
SİMGE ÇAKIR

SİMGE ÇAKIR

Innovation Programs Coordinator
Entrepreneur Support Champion

Simge is a community builder to connect with the things we love: entrepreneurs, places, and stories. She enjoys using her innate positivism to solve tricky problems.
Cansu Ege Başçıl

Cansu Ege Başçıl

Technology Transfer Analyst
Full-Time Wildcard

One day, she prepares pitches, next day she makes data analysis and the next day who knows. The girl of multi-tasking and glad to be the wildcard of back-office.
ECE İDİL KASAP

ECE İDİL KASAP

Trainer & Mentor
Co-Founder (2010-2016)

She is the wise one you would like to have with you when you meet an investor or when you start make money! “I love startup finance, valuation, business model canvas, marketing, games…”
Erhan Tunalı

Erhan Tunalı

Technical Mentor & Adviser
The Design Guru

He is a full-stack designer and part-time mentor with over 10 years experience. He creates sensational mobile app & web designs, 3D models and industrial designs of your product.

PARTNERS & REFERENCES

We worked with various commercial enterprises going from innovation to customer.
We and our partners believe in the power of cooperation to develop sustainable startup community.

PEOPLE SAY ABOUT US

“We sensed the entrepreneurship spirit and know-how of Viveka all along our cooperation. It was great to be with an entrepreneurial team in such ecosystem. Looking forward to cowork again!”

Başak Saral ( Director of International Entrepreneurship Initiative )

“We felt the energy and experience throughout all the works we performed with Viveka. Who else would understand the problems of entrepreneurs better than a team having the  entrepreneurial experience? We’ll continue our cooperation with Viveka to achieve more. We wish them a continued success.”

Canan Çakmakçı ( General Manager of Bilkent Cyberpark )

“Viveka is the first place where I took the first step to entrepreneurship. The things that I learnt in the period that I was there and developed projects have built a strong base for the startups that I established later on. I suggest you to open the doors of the world of entrepreneurship with Viveka.”

Kemal Apaydın ( Co-Founder of Chain Networking )