Cem Unsal

Co-Founder and CEO

Cem Unsal

Co-Founder and CEO

Cem began his career in the media sector working at global broadcasting companies like CNN, Bloomberg and TNT. He spent 8 years in media, led advertising and marketing teams, and managed multi-million dollar budgets every year. He was then named Director of Sponsorship and Special Projects Department. He was responsible for developing cross-platform projects between Group’s three national TV channels, one daily newspaper, two radio channels, and several websites. He designed bespoke projects for global brands including Coca Cola, Unilever, Nike, Samsung, Toyota, and Vodafone.

After leaving the media sector, he started his entrepreneurship journey with his brother, Cenk. Over the past four years, they designed and built several projects in social media field including a fashion-oriented app designed to store your digital wardrobe, create new looks and plan trendy outfits to wear, a social media app designed for sport fans to create improved communication between fans, help fans follow club news, foster interaction with both players and board members, host a shop from the online fan store for both products and tickets, and play online games within the application, and finally, a photo voting application designed to help users learn about themselves from the perspective of others, while supporting self-discovery and connection with new people.

As an Ex-Media Professional and a serial entrepreneur in the social media field now, he is fully concentrating on his Corld journey by using his experience to build a brand-new, blockchain-based, cryptocurrency-integrated social media platform.

He aims to make a shift in the traditional social media field as a pioneer in the social media revolution alongside talented partners who have the same vision.

Cenk Unsal

Co-Founder and COO

Cenk Unsal

Co-Founder and COO

Corld is Cenk’s current Journey as he works to create a Sharing Economy Model for both individuals and businesses, which shares all financial, moral, and social success with every contributor, beginning with the creation of this unique social platform and continuing through its global success.

Prior to Corld, he worked as the Managing Partner alongside Cem at both Selfision, which is a quick, simple way to view yourself through the eyes of others, to support self-discovery and build connections with new people; and at Istaleo, an Istanbul-based venture company, which helps the creation and development of innovative businesses, mainly, in the social media field.

He began his career as a Product Manager at Samsung Electronics with responsibilities in sales, marketing, strategic planning and delivery of Samsung products.

He holds a BS degree in Computer Engineering from Bogazici University with one year Japanese Language and Culture Education at Tsukuba University.

Taylan Pince

Mobile Team Lead

Taylan Pince

Mobile Team Lead

Taylan is the mobile team lead at Corld, leading the effort for delivering the product. For over 15 years, he has been focused on developing tech products that he is passionate about.

He also has a growing interest in hardware prototyping, a topic he has been publicly speaking about for over 3 years. He is also an avid runner, participating at several marathons in Europe.

Serkan Terek

UX Lead

Serkan Terek

UX Lead

Serkan is Corld’s UX lead, and he is heavily involved in product design sprints. He holds an MBA degree at the Rotman School of Management in the University of Toronto.

He is also known as a poker guru and can be recognized for his crazy curly hair from a few kilometers away.

Yigit Guler

Backend Team Lead

Yigit Guler

Backend Team Lead

Yigit is the infrastructure and backend team lead at Corld, the backbone of our project. His years of experience building scalable and reusable systems and his expertise in the Django framework makes him indispensable in designing new architectures.

He is also a professional sailor and sailing instructor, spending several weekends every year sailing in the Aegean sea.

Kaan Eryilmaz

Design Lead

Kaan Eryilmaz

Design Lead

Kaan is Corld’s design lead. With a degree from Parsons The New School of Design, he specializes on mobile and web application UI design as well as branding.

He is also an avid photographer, well known for his popularity on Instagram.

Sam Onat Yilmaz

Investor, Finance & Token Economics Advisor

Sam Onat Yilmaz

Investor, Finance & Token Economics Advisor

Sam has co-founded and served as a managing partner of Decentralized Applications Fund, which is the first venture fund to raise all of its investment capital in cryptocurrency and invest only in Bitcoin 2.0 and Decentralized applications.

Previously, he had co-founded and managed BitAngels, growing the network to the world's largest angel group, some of the investments reported more than 15 X BTC denominated returns.

He is a published author in self assembling materials, tissue engineering, and Blockchain based decentralized applications.

Has a triple degree bachelors and a Master's of Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. MA in Economics and Finance from Bogazici University and multiple leadership and product development certificates from Cornell University.

Gavin Knight

Investor, Token Economics & Technology Advisor

Gavin Knight

Investor, Token Economics & Technology Advisor

Gavin is early crypto-adopter, and active advisor and investor in the cryptocurrency space. He coordinated venture capital investment with BitAngels in 2013 and works in business development for techemy capital.

Avi Albohayre

Head of Communications

Avi Albohayre

Head of Communications

With 10 years of experience in strategic consultancy, Avi contributed the road to success of dozens of technology brands and startups across EMEA region. Having received his BA in Political Science at Kocaeli University with magna cum laude, Avi continued his post graduate studies at Bogazici University by receiving his masters degree on European Studies. As the Strategy Director of Marjinal Porter Novelli, the Turkish office of global Porter Novelli Network, Avi acquired extensive experience on PR, especially within the fields of technology, telecommunication, finance, online gaming and start-ups. He is also responsible for developing strategic and creative digital projects.

Brad Bulent Yasar

Strategic Advisor

Brad Bulent Yasar

Strategic Advisor

Brad is an entrepreneur, investor, mentor, and advisor who has started and bootstrapped several companies from inception to maturity over the past 20 years.

He is currently the co-founder and Managing Partner of Krowdmentor, a strategic crowdfunding advisory firm focusing on ICOs, cryptocurrencies, blockchain, and token powered organizations.

As the co-founder of Blockchain Investors Consortium (BIC) with over 5 Billion dollars allocated to blockchain and cryptocurrency projects and has access to extensive deal flow and experience analyzing disruptive technologies, Brad has participated in dozens of successful crowd sales, which have raised over $500 million from 10,000s of investors since 2016.