Managing Partner, TRPE Capital
Memet is the Co-founder and Managing Partner of TRPE Capital, the most active investment team in SMEs in Turkey since 2009. TRPE Capital is focused on investing in growing and innovative companies in Turkey with focus on healthcare, consumer, technology and business services sectors.
Prior to TRPE Capital, Memet was the Co-founder of Rhea Asset Management in Istanbul, where he led the private equity and venture capital investment teams. An active investor in Turkey since 2007, previously he has spent 17 years in the US in various private equity investment management, operating and consulting roles. Memet serves on the boards of Netas Telekomunikasyon, Probil Systems Integration and BDH Services. Until recently he was also the Chairman of Dentistanbul, Seta Medical Devices, Netsafe Information Security Technologies, and RML Logistics and Maritime. Memet is a member of the Executive Alumni Council at the University of Rochester and the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey. Memet holds a B.S. degree in Engineering from Bogazici University in Istanbul and an MBA degree from University of Rochester, Simon Business School.