Founder and CEO
February 2015 to Present
Founder and CEO
February 2011 to Present
Executive Board Member
January 1997 to Present
June 2012 to Present
Founder and CEO
December 2003 to September 2010
Founder and CEO
June 2008 to June 2010
June 2000 to June 2003
January 2000 to June 2000
Senior Consultant, CRM
September 1997 to December 1999
Coopers & Lybrand Consulting
July 1995 to September 1997
LeFood is an online food delivery network. We want to challenge and change how the food delivery industry works in Hungary. There are so many broken parts in the food delivery chain and we are aiming to bring fixes by making it much simpler, user friendly, with better delivery times and by making it much more social. LeFood is an online food delivery network. We want to challenge and change how the food delivery industry works in Hungary. There are so many broken parts in the food delivery chain and we are aiming to bring fixes by making it much simpler, user friendly, with better delivery times and by making it much more social.
What company does Hakki Goktas work for?
Hakki Goktas works for LeFood
What is Hakki Goktas's role at LeFood?
Hakki Goktas is Founder and CEO
What industry does Hakki Goktas work in?
Hakki Goktas works in the Internet industry.
Hakki started his career as a consultant at PWC and Deloitte, focusing on CRM. Before his first venture, he took senior management roles as the GM of Netbul and GM of Noktalar all focusing on internet and mobile in Turkey. Hakki founded and successfully exited multiple businesses, JV with Shazam (NeBuCalan), PowerClub (Turkey's first and biggest digital music store), music based social network Soundklan, which made him the Young Interactive Entrepreneur of the Year in Turkey in 2008. He was voted as mobile internet leader of the year in 2003 by the readers of Capital, economy magazine. Most recently Hakki founded and leading LeFood, an online food delivery network. He also founded and invested in Napideal in Eastern Europe, a joint venture between Turkey's leading daily deals site Grupanya (backed by Intel Capital). Before Napideal he co-founded Green Travel, the 2nd largest tour operator in Hungary with $45M+ in revenues. Hakki has led and managed more than 50 web and mobile projects successfully and he is a graduate of ODTU. Specialties: management consulting, strategy, mobile and web start-ups, mobile marketing, mobile and web based business models, process optimization, CRM, community management, digital music.Founder and CEO @ LeFood is an online food delivery network. We want to challenge and change how the food delivery industry works in Hungary. There are so many broken parts in the food delivery chain and we are aiming to bring fixes by making it much simpler, user friendly, with better delivery times and by making it much more social. From February 2015 to Present (11 months) Founder and CEO @ Napideal is a joint investment of Hakki together with the leading daily deal site of Turkey, Grupanya which is backed by Intel Capital. Napideal entered the Hungarian market quite late as the number 75th player, however in 2 years, it has passed 72 of its competitors and become number 3. From February 2011 to Present (4 years 11 months) Executive Board Member @ Green Travel is a joint investment of Hakki and Merdol Goktas back in 1997 in Budapest, Hungary. Starting from 2007, Green Travel started offering outgoing services and rapidly became Hungary's number 2 tour operator with 50k+ passengers and $30M+ revenues in 4 years. From January 1997 to Present (19 years) Venture Partner @ We are a team of seasoned entrepreneurs with global experience and a passion to build. We identify scalable, proven business models and pair them with great people. From June 2012 to Present (3 years 7 months) Istanbul, TurkeyFounder and CEO @ Turk Dijital focused mainly on digital music services. Hakki established a joint venture with world's music recognition leader, Shazam to offer music recognition services to Turkey reaching 1M+ paying customers via Turkcell, Turkey's leading mobile operator. In Turk Dijital, Hakki also established Turkey's first and biggest digital music store PowerClub, together with Power Music Group. Power Group is leaded by Cem Hakko and it is the leader in music services in Turkey with 4 radios and 1 music television. PowerClub reached more than 1.5M customers buying 3M+ songs. Exited to Power Group. From December 2003 to September 2010 (6 years 10 months) Founder and CEO @ Turkey's first music based social network and music streaming service. Received Series A investment from Turkey's first technolofy focused venture fund. Hakki was awarded the Interactive Entrepreneur of the Year title and represented Turkey in London, 2008 (http://www.britishcouncil.org/turkey-arts-international-young-interactive-entrepreneur-2008.htm) From June 2008 to June 2010 (2 years 1 month) Istanbul, TurkeyGeneral Manager @ Noktalar focused on mobile app development for operators. One of the very early companies who started signing mobile revenue sharing agreements in 2001. Holds SMS traffic record for Turkcell in 2003. Sold projects to Vodafone Germany. Finalist for World's Best Mobile Entertainment Application, Ericsson World Mobility Awards. Hakki was awarded for the technology leader by readers' vote of Capital Magazine, in Mobile Internet Category in 2003 (http://www.capital.com.tr/teknolojinin-yeni-liderleri-haberler/17840.aspx). From June 2000 to June 2003 (3 years 1 month) General Manager @ Turkey's first search engine before Google. Exit to Vodafone (Telsim back in 2000) From January 2000 to June 2000 (6 months) Senior Consultant, CRM @ From September 1997 to December 1999 (2 years 4 months) Senior Consultant @ From July 1995 to September 1997 (2 years 3 months) BA, Management @ Middle East Technical University From 1990 to 1995 Hakki Goktas is skilled in: Mobile Marketing, Business Modeling, E-commerce, Mobile Devices, Start-ups, Entrepreneurship, Product Management, Mobile Internet, Mobile Applications, Strategy, Digital Marketing, Marketing Management, Business Strategy, Online Marketing, Business Development
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
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