After earning his bachelor’s degree in real estate finance and operations management from The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania, Alper Oskay spent four years in New York focusing on various consumer goods sectors and leading the growth of startups he founded. He decided to move back to Turkey in 2017 where he continued his interest in startups and focused on real estate project management. Alper Oskay serves as the Commercial Real Estate Director at our firm and advises commercial real estate owners in Turkey as well as local and foreign investors. He also leads the international sales efforts within our company. He is fluent in English and speaks moderate German.
Altay Nalbantoğlu completed his university education at Gazi University Sports Academy. He completed his professional basketball life in 1996 and worked as Chief Broker in various companies in Istanbul Stock Exchange until 2012. In 2012, he gained experience in the real estate sector, where he worked with Remax, in project sales and company mergers, especially commercial portfolios. He continues his career at Space Real Estate.
After graduating from Acibadem Private High School in Istanbul, Amber Erdogan studied Arabic & Eastern languages and literature at Istanbul University. She started her career as a director for customer services at their famiy business. After years of experience in advertisement, PR and marketing; she transitioned into the real estate sector and started working as an Office Manager at Space Real Estate Development & Services.
After graduating from the Ulus Private Jewish School, Beril Benezra studied her freshman year at Boston Wheaton College and completed her bachelor degree in Psychology from Istanbul Koc University. Since 2007, Beril has been successfully working at Space Real Estate Development & Services as a real estate agent. Beril Benezra is fluent in English and her interests include travelling, Pilates and skiing.
After graduating from Bosphorus University TEFL Department, Berrin Gokcen worked at well- known private schools namely Aci and Yuzyil Isil as a school manager for twenty-one years. She also held the role for international education systems coordination - IB PYP during her years at YIS. She attended the Adler International Coaching School and became a certified coach at the same period. She speaks German, too. Berrin Gokcen carried her educator's assets of understanding people thoroughly, defining their needs and leading them most appropriately to the field of real estate consultancy.
After graduating from the German High School in Istanbul; Elif Kolankaya gained an Architecture degree from Mimar Sinan University. After working in Vienna, Elif returned to Turkey and formed her own interior design firm. For 15 years she focused on architecture and then transitioned into the culinary sector and started her new company Coccolat, focused on cake decoration and cooking workshops for both amateur and professionals. After 12 years in the sector she iniated a new chapter in her career in the real estate sector. Elif is a real estate specialist at Space Real Estate & Services and speaks English and German.
Filiz Çakmur is a co-founder of Space Real Estate Development & Services. She has a degree in business management from ODTU university. She started her professional career in 1992 within the finance sector and worked abroad between 1994-1996. In 2000, she began her career in the real estate sector. After years of experience, in 2006 she co-founded Space and has been actively working as a managing partner ever since. She is married and has 2 children.
After graduating from Izmir American College, Irem successfully gained a degree in Business Administration from Istanbul Bogazici University. After years of experience in exports and marketing in the private sector, in 2007 she transitioned into the real estate sector and started working at Century 21. Since 2010, she has been working as a real estate agent at Space Real Estate Development & Services. Irem speaks English and is interested in sports and travelling.
After graduating from Mersin Private Toros College, she received his university education in University of Brighton. Since 2011 she has been continuing her career as a real estate consultant in Etiler and Ulus region. She speaks English and German. She is interested in reading and playing sports.
Mine Okuyucu has been working for 5 years as a Real Estate Specialist in Göktürk. She has been living in Göktürk since 1991 and gained her expertise in this region. She is interested in travelling, sports and books.
After graduating from Kadikoy Kiz Lisesi, Nazan began her career in the textile industry. She then became a private swimming instructor. Since 2007, she has been working in the real estate sector and is currently a real estage agent at Space Real Estate Development & Services. Nazan speaks English.
After graduating from Adana Anadolu Lisesi, Rengin gained a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Middle East Technical University. She has extensive experience working at managerial levels at several local and international banks and capital market institutions. In 2014, she started working at Space Real Estate Development & Services as a real estate agent and provides brokerage/consultancy services on both commercial and residential real estates. She speaks fluent English and her interests include sports, music, movies and travelling.
Seda Guven graduated from Gazi University with a degree in Economics. She worked in the banking sector for 12 years. She transitioned her career and is working as a real estate agent at Space Real Estate Development & Services. Seda is fluent in English and her interests include travelling and sports.
Serkan Akyuz is highly experienced in the real estate sector and has worked as a director at Mevhibe Demir Real Estate for 13 years. Since 2014 he has been working as a real estate agent at Space Real Estate Development & Services.
Şeli Elvaşvili is a co-founder of Space Real Estate Development & Services. After graduating from Notre Dame de Sion French high school she pursued her education on Business Administration at Leysin American College in Switzerland. She worked as a director in one of the leading textile firms, Kuşak Tekstil for several years. In 2006, she co-founded Space and began her career in the real estate sector and has been actively working as a managing partner ever since. She is married and has 2 children.
After graduating from the Ulus Private Jewish School, Vedat Fins completed bachelor degree in International Trade and Business from Bahcesehir University. While Vedat was studying in university, he did internship in Kusak Textile, SBS Textile and Ntvspor. After graduated from university, Vedat Fins started in Pronet and worked for 9 month, since 2017 Vedat has been working at Space Real Estate Development & Services as a real estate agent. Vedat Fins is fluent in English and his interests include football, basketball, travelling, skiing.
After graduating from Arsal Anadolu High School, Yonca studied tourism management at Sakarya University and completed an exchange programme at thr Institute of Technology, in Tralee, Ireland. During university she interned at Ciragan Palace Kempinski. Yonca continued her career in tourism at the acclaimed Les Ottomans Hotel as the general manager's assistant. Since 2015, she has been working as a real estate agent at Space Real Estate Development & Services. Yonca speaks English and her hobbies include swimming, travelling and socalizing with friends.
After graduating from Notre Dame de Sion French High School, Zeynep continued her education at the Leysin American College of Switzerland and Istanbul University with a degree in busiiness. After working at Commercial Union Insurance for 5 years, she transitioned into the real estate sector. Between 2010-2012 Zeynep took a break from her career and attended the Culinary Institute of Bologna. After receiving her associate degree, she gained both local and international work experience in the food and beverage industry. Zeynep continues her career in real estate at Space Real Estate Development & Services as a real estate agent. Her interests include personal development, travelling and gastronomy.
Zeynep Dinkçioğlu completed her high school education at Saint-Joseph then graduated from Marmara University German Business Administration. Afterwards, she established and managed sales teams in international start-up companies for many years and then served as advertising sales director in Karnaval Media Group for 5 years. Consulting foreign and domestic real estate investments and citizenship processes in the real estate sector, Dinkçioğlu continues her career at Space Real Estate.