Arda Kutsal

Founder & CEO
2012 Middle East Geeks

Founder and CEO of Webrazzi, the leading and most influential online publication in Turkey on new media and digital economy, both on local and regional levels.

Having a background in IT and project management in prominent companies in Turkey, Kutsal joined the ranks of investment firm Argentum Ventures as Technology Investment Manager. Simultaneously he started the weblog Webrazzi covering his own opinions and reporting on major developments in Turkish and regional internet markets.

Under his leadership, Webrazzi has become the leader positioning Kutsal as one of the rare names with abundant knowhow on regional and local investments, startups, management, strategies and marketing in internet and digital economy.

As the most influential web source in its field, Webrazzi shares its expertise and networking platform also through holding regular conferences and an extremely well-attended summit every year with the participation of prominent figures as speakers from all around the world.

Arda Kutsal has been profiled under Fortune magazine’s ’40 under 40′ list in 2011, 2012 and 2013, and featured together with Webrazzi on the cover of Forbes Turkey, October 2010 issue.